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enmity
used in King Lear

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Definition
hatred toward someone or between people — typically long-lasting
  • No, rather I abjure all roofs, and choose To wage against the enmity o' the air; To be a comrade with the wolf and owl,— Necessity's sharp pinch!
    2.4 — Act 2 Scene 4 — Before Gloster's Castle; Kent in the stocks (67% in)

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