Associations to the word «Enmity»


ENMITY, noun. The quality of being an enemy; hostile or unfriendly disposition.
ENMITY, noun. A state or feeling of opposition, hostility, hatred or animosity.

Dictionary definition

ENMITY, noun. A state of deep-seated ill-will.
ENMITY, noun. The feeling of a hostile person; "he could no longer contain his hostility".

Wise words

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats