What is the meaning of hostility?

noun

  • A hostile (very unfriendly) disposition.
    • usage: "he could not conceal his hostility"
  • A state of deep-seated ill-will.
  • The feeling of a hostile person.
    • usage: "he could no longer contain his hostility"
  • Violent action that is hostile and usually unprovoked.
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APAWordNet. (2010). hostility. Retrieved March 30, 2017, from http://smartdefine.org/hostility/definitions/1209992
ChicagoWordNet. 2010. "hostility" http://smartdefine.org/hostility/definitions/1209992 (accessed March 30, 2017).
HarvardWordNet 2010, hostility, Smart Define, viewed 30 March, 2017, <http://smartdefine.org/hostility/definitions/1209992>.
MLAWordNet. "hostility" 23 October 2010. Web. 30 March 2017. <http://smartdefine.org/hostility/definitions/1209992>
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