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hostile

US [ˈhɑst(ə)l]
UK [ˈhɒstaɪl]
  • adj.敌意的;敌对的;坚决否定;强烈反对
  • n.敌对分子;【美史】敌视白人的印第安人
  • Web敌方的;不友好的;不友善的
Plural Form:hostiles  
hostile
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adj.
1.
敌意的;敌对的very unfriendly or aggressive and ready to argue or fight
The speaker got a hostile reception from the audience.
演讲人遭到了听众喝倒彩。
She was openly hostile towards her parents.
她公然对抗她的父母。
2.
~ (to sth)
坚决否定;强烈反对strongly rejecting sth
hostile to the idea of change
强烈反对变革
3.
有阻碍的;不利的making it difficult for sth to happen or to be achieved
hostile conditions for plants to grow in
不利于植物生长的环境
4.
敌军的;敌人的belonging to a military enemy
hostile territory
敌方领土
5.
不受(被购公司)欢迎的;敌意的not wanted by the company that is to be bought
a hostile takeover bid
出价敌意收购

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