Synonyms of hostility in English:



  • 1 the boy glared at her with hostility
    [Antonyms] friendliness
  • 2 there is a great amount of hostility to the present regime
    opposition, antagonism, animosity, antipathy, animus, ill will, ill feeling, bad feeling, resentment, aversion, enmity, inimicalness
    [Antonyms] approval
  • 3 (hostilities) he called for an immediate cessation of hostilities
    fighting, conflict, armed conflict, combat, warfare, war, bloodshed, violence, action, military action, battles, strife
    [Antonyms] peace
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