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They were greeted with suspicion and hostility at first.
There is no hostility between the staff and pupils.
I found it hard to handle people's hostility towards me.
The UN is demanding an immediate cessation of hostilities.
Anti-war demonstrations continued after the outbreak of hostilities.
the likelihood of renewed hostilities between the two countries
This is the British English definition of hostility. View American English definition of hostility.
getting smaller, weaker, or less important
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