To better see all uses of the word
Bleak House
please enable javascript.

Used In
Bleak House
Go to Book Vocabulary
Go to Word Detail
  • Are division and animosity your natural terms, Richard?
  • He bore an animosity towards the deceased gentleman.
  • Your sex have such a surprising animosity against one another when you do differ.
  • "I hope," said Mr. Kenge, "that the genial influence of Miss Summerson," he bowed to me, "may have induced Mr. Jarndyce," he bowed to him, "to forego some little of his animosity towards a cause and towards a court which are—shall I say, which take their place in the stately vista of the pillars of our profession?"

  • There are no more uses of "animosity" in the book.

    Show samples from other sources
  • 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

  • Go to more samples
Go to Book Vocabulary . . . enhancing vocabulary while reading