Go to Bing homepage

hostility

US [hɑˈstɪləti]
UK [hɒˈstɪləti]
  • n.敌意;对抗;(对思想、计划或情形的)愤怒反对;战争行为
  • Web敌对;敌对状态;敌视
Plural Form:hostilities  
hostility
Show examples
n.
1.
[u]
敌意;对抗unfriendly or aggressive feelings or behaviour
feelings of hostility towards people from other backgrounds
对不同背景的人的敌视情绪
There was open hostility between the two schools.
这两所学校公开相互敌对。
2.
[u]
~ (to/towards sth)
(对思想、计划或情形的)愤怒反对,愤怒反抗strong and angry opposition towards an idea, a plan or a situation
public hostility to nuclear power
公众对核动力的愤然反对
3.
[pl]
战争行为acts of fighting in a war
the start/outbreak of hostilities between the two sides
双方之间敌对行为的爆发
a cessation of hostilities(= an end to fighting)
战争停止

Sample Sentence

Definition:
Category:AllAll,OralOral,WrittenWritten,TitleTitle,TechnicalTechnical
Source:AllAll,DictionaryDictionary,WebWeb
Difficulty:AllAll,EasyEasy,MiddleMiddle,HardHard
More sentence filters
Hide sentence filters