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animosity
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Ulysses
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  • Because at the critical turningpoint of human existence he desired to amend many social conditions, the product of inequality and avarice and international animosity.
  • …that he, though often considerably misunderstood and the least pugnacious of mortals, be it repeated, departed from his customary habit to give him (metaphorically) one in the gizzard though, so far as politics themselves were concerned, he was only too conscious of the casualties invariably resulting from propaganda and displays of mutual animosity and the misery and suffering it entailed as a foregone conclusion on fine young fellows, chiefly, destruction of the fittest, in a word.
  • …solution), the upholding of the letter of the law (common, statute and law merchant) against all traversers in covin and trespassers acting in contravention of bylaws and regulations, all resuscitators (by trespass and petty larceny of kindlings) of venville rights, obsolete by desuetude, all orotund instigators of international persecution, all perpetuators of international animosities, all menial molestors of domestic conviviality, all recalcitrant violators of domestic connubiality.

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  • I was afraid she would be angry, but she responded without a hint of animosity.
  • Life appears to me too short to be spent in nursing animosity or registering wrongs.
    Bronte, Charlotte  --  Jane Eyre

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