Definition of ill feeling in English:

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ill feeling

noun

[mass noun]
Animosity or resentment: the ill feeling between them boiled over into a series of vicious exchanges
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  • But any ill feeling soon disappeared and he loved his 21 years at the Daubhill school where he stayed until retiring.
  • If the brain decides that this composition is not for you, you'll feel some kind of ill feeling or dim dissatisfaction.
  • He said: ‘There was ill feeling between the boy and this defendant over an incident some months earlier.’

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