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Synonyms for animus
ˈæn ə məsan·i·mus

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Princeton's WordNet1.0 / 1 vote

  1. animosity, animus, bad bloodnoun

    a feeling of ill will arousing active hostility

    animosity, bad blood

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  1. animusnoun

    spirit, mind, temper

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  1. Trey Gowdy:

    Peter Strzok's manifest bias trending toward animus casts a pall on this investigation…His bias impacted his decision making and he assigned to himself the role of stopping the Trump campaign or ending a Trump Presidency, this is not the FBI I know.

  2. Christopher Vasquez:

    If this were something like Covid that was affecting the entire population, we would have seen a much more robust response from the government, i'm not claiming the Biden administration has any animus to the LGBTQ community. I just think because we're a limited community, they didn't put the full weight and resources of the federal government behind stopping this early.

  3. Danny Cevallos:

    Typically in criminal law, motive is not an element of a criminal offense, however, motive can be evidence of your intent (to commit a crime). Why you did something can tell us about what you meant to do when it happened. Hate crimes require that (an intent to commit crime) be motivated by some animus, some hatred of other people.

  4. Terry McAuliffe:

    [ T ] Terry McAuliffe anti-American viewpoint based on racial animus is being spread throughout schools in the country, then you have Merrick Garland, Merrick Garland, joining forces with a renegade school board association trying to call the parents who are concerned about this ‘ domestic terrorists ’ – while not revealing that Merrick Garland own son-in-law has an interest in putting these CRT materials into schools and is making a profit off doing that.

  5. Josh Hawley:

    There's clearly some animus here towards the President. I think that's pretty apparent on both sides, i just think that there's a lot of desire for publicity here. ... I think you've got to take this with a grain of salt.

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