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Synonyms for animus
ˈæn ə məsan·i·mus

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Princeton's WordNet

  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. 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.

  2. Jeff Danielson:

    I want contrast between Democrats, it is a job interview about what you are going to try to do and not every Democrat thinks the same way. We should be mature about it and welcome it without personal animus.

  3. Anacharsis Cloots:

    Bad mind, bad heart. (Mals Mens, Malus Animus)

  4. 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.

  5. Thomas Filingeri:

    How can someone insult and demean their own people to defend others when those that are being defended have no say in it or even have no animus towards the supposed offender?

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