Definitions for "HOSTILITY"
State of being hostile; public or private enemy; unfriendliness; animosity.
An act of an open enemy; a hostile deed; especially in the plural, acts of warfare; attacks of an enemy. See hostilities
A feeling or attitude of intense opposition to a person, group, or an action. After the strike, the hostility the workers felt toward management made the work place tense and unfriendly. back
A peculiarly sharp and specially applied sense of the earth's overpopulation. Hostility is classified as active and passive; as (respectively) the feeling of a woman for her female friends, and that which she entertains for all the rest of her sex.
the feeling of a hostile person; "he could no longer contain his hostility"
anger, hatred, strong opposition back
Showing antagonism and opposition towards peoples and events.
Keywords:  unprovoked, violent, action
violent action that is hostile and usually unprovoked
Keywords:  seated, ill, deep
a state of deep-seated ill-will