To better see all uses of the word
enmity
in
The Mill on the Floss
please enable javascript.

enmity
Used In
The Mill on the Floss
Go to Book Vocabulary
Go to Word Detail
  • But if you’d like to call it in, don’t do it in a hurry now, and breed more enmity in the family, but wait till there’s a pretty mortgage to be had without any trouble.
  • My father might see the letter—and—he has not any enmity, I believe, but he views things differently from me; he thinks a great deal about wealth and position.
  • And I think enmity and hatred are wicked.
  • I mean your extending the enmity to a helpless girl, who has too much sense and goodness to share their narrow prejudices.
  • Besides," Philip went on, with all the inventive astuteness of love at one-and-twenty, "if there is any enmity between those who belong to us, we ought all the more to try and quench it by our friendship; I mean, that by our influence on both sides we might bring about a healing of the wounds that have been made in the past, if I could know everything about them.
  • And I don’t believe there is any enmity in my own father’s mind; I think he has proved the contrary."

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


    Show samples from other sources
  • The war has deepened tribal enmity.
  • She harbors no enmity towards her ex-husband.

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