animosity
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animosity(
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la animosidad
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The dispute over the necklace had created a bitter animosity between the sisters.La disputa por el collar había producido una amarga animosidad entre las hermanas.
b. el rencor
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Mike told Richard that he held no animosity against him.Mike le dijo a Richard que no le guardaba ningún rencor.
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animosity
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la animosidad
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
animosity [ˌænɪˈmɒsɪtɪ]
noun
animosidad (f); rencor (m)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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