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enmity
used in The Count of Monte Cristo

4 uses
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Definition
hatred toward someone or between people — typically long-lasting
  • He told himself that it was the enmity of man, and not the vengeance of heaven, that had thus plunged him into the deepest misery.
    Chapters 15-16 (9% in)
  • She was the widow of the Marquise de Castellane when she married de Ganges, and having the misfortune to excite the enmity of her new brothers-in-law, was forced by them to take poison; and they finished her off with pistol and dagger.
    Chapters 63-64 (29% in)
  • I have no enmity against M. Franz, and promise you the punishment shall not fall on him.
    Chapters 73-74 (14% in)
  • Having aroused the enmity of the Sultan, he was proscribed and put to death by treachery in 1822, at the age of eighty.
    Chapters 77-78 (10% in)

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