hostilities

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hostilities(
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A plural noun indicates that there is more than one person, place, thing, or idea.
plural noun
1. (military)
a. las hostilidades
(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).
(F)
Since the renewal of hostilities there seems little hope of a peace deal.Desde la reanudación de las hostilidades parece haber pocas esperanzas de lograr un acuerdo de paz.
hostility
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
2. (unfriendliness)
a. la hostilidad
(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).
(F)
There seemed to be a definite hostility toward strangers in the town.En el pueblo parecía existir una marcada hostilidad hacia los desconocidos.
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hostility
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (general)
a. la hostilidad
(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).
(F)
hostilitieshostilidades fpl
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hostility [hɒsˈtɪlɪtɪ]
noun
1 (animosity) hostilidad (f)
2 hostilities (Mil) hostilidades (f)
to cease/resume hostilities cesar/reanudar las hostilidades
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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