animus


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Synonyms for animus

Synonyms for animus

deep-seated hatred, as between longtime opponents or rivals

Synonyms for animus

a feeling of ill will arousing active hostility

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166) An analysis that determines the presence of animus in this way is fated both (1) to fail to redistribute power by centering on the defendant's motives rather than on the harm; and (2) to engage in an evidentiary inquiry, applying the totality of the circumstances test or some other consideration of additional contextual factors that reduces the presence of animus to a matter of fact and thus merely reflects existing societal gender animus.
Her suicide would be the height of irrationality and self-denial, of elevating momentary feeling and emotion over reflection, deliberation, and judgment - for Jung, a disastrous repression of the animus.
The music on Anima Animus is dark and furious and it's accompanied by Budgie's tribal pounding and the seductive and mesmerizing voice of Siouxie as powerful and gripping as in the early Banshee days.
However, Ismail did not promise that the next game will be set in Egypt but, with the Animus device, Egypt could be one of the locations that the protagonist might head to.
137) Antidiscrimination laws that focus on conscious animus will overlook the ways in which unconscious stereotypes entrench and perpetuate racial differences.
The historians wish the Justices to interpret the Texas law as motivated by what the historians term "a uniquely 20th-century form of animus directed at homosexuals.
Animus est un regard porte sur le voyage vers la transformation spirituelle d'une femme.
The prisoner alleged that the chaplain's intentional interference was motivated by his personal animus toward followers of the prisoner's religion.
29, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 500 women will meet in San Juan, Puerto Rico, this Friday to participate in Animus, an innovation platform designed to maximize women's economic and personal development.
The PR guru has approached Animus Associates, an international risk management and corporate investigations firm.
Have people ever seen any kind of animus towards the Jewish people?
Animus Fragment - Players have to collect these Animus Fragments, ranging to 200, around the world for the completion of all the Abstergo Challenges that will result in the unlocking of the Deceased Crew Cheat.
Despite teen puppy love, a tingly interest in male musculature, a profound lack of interest in sex with women, and no particular anti-gay animus, Rauch concluded only that he was "a monster," destined to be cut off from the pleasures of intimacy and family.
Three Pythons - Eric Idle, Terry Jones and Michael Palin - sat alongside each other as their counsel, Richard Spearman QC, said they had no animus towards film producer Mark Forstater.
Dear Editor, Cardinal Keith O'Brien has oft expressed his animus against homosexuals who offend against the instructions he claims to receive from his imaginary friend.