enmity


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deep-seated hatred, as between longtime opponents or rivals

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Men in general are incapable of philosophy, and are therefore at enmity with the philosopher; but their misunderstanding of him is unavoidable: for they have never seen him as he truly is in his own image; they are only acquainted with artificial systems possessing no native force of truth--words which admit of many applications.
It may be natural enough that, in her ignorance of the relationship, she should feel some degree of enmity against her, but no good or amiable woman would be capable of evincing that bitter, cold-blooded, designing malice towards a fancied rival that I have observed in her.
My father might see the letter--and--he has not any enmity, I believe, but he views things differently from me; he thinks a great deal about wealth and position.
Through the man's brain passed plan after plan whereby he might thwart the escape of the Englishman and his wife, for so long as the vital spark remained within the vindictive brain of Alexander Paulvitch none who had aroused the enmity of the Russian might be entirely safe.
Life itself depended upon his reaching the Kincaid and enlisting the survivors of the ship's crew in his service, for to be abandoned here amidst the dangers of the African jungle where he had won the enmity of the natives was, he well knew, practically equivalent to a sentence of death.
JEHLUM:Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI)Chairman Imran Khan on Wednesday said that he has no personal enmity withPakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) supreme leader Nawaz Sharif and Pakistan People's Party (PPP) Co-Chairman Asif Ali Zardari, adding that his fight is against corruption.
The family of the deceased people had an old murder enmity with Nazir as some five years ago, they had murdered Nazir's father, brother and a female cousin.
According to detail, 25 years old enmity jirga of six person murders case of was settled in Rahphoto house of Bhan Syed abad town, which is also constituency of Sindh Chief Minister Syed Ali Murad.
SARGODHA -- A man was killed over an old enmity in Jhal Chakian police limits here on Thursday.
Nothing like an old enmity to persuade a judge, especially if that old enmity is detailed in the course of the lalkara, that other foolproof favourite of the police, which cannot fail to convince the judge.
Summary: Noida (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Feb 4 (ANI): The Uttar Pradesh Police on Sunday said that the Noida shootout was not an encounter but a case of personal enmity.
She said they have enmity over matrimonial issues with Mohammad Ali Shahani.
Political traders should refrain from enmity of Pakistan in enmity of Nawaz Sharif, he said adding that the PML-N would confront such elements with the support of the people.
Islamabad -- A man has been gunned down in a firing incident over old enmity within the Lohi Bher Police jurisdiction.
PERSONAL enmity have been responsible for more murders in the first three months of this year as compared to the same period last year, said Delhi Police.