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Words and phrases that have a meaning related to hostile:   (237 results)

Antonyms:
amicable, friendly

Often used in the same context:
unfriendly, antagonistic, warlike, unwelcoming, confrontational, belligerent, inhospitable, unsupportive, bellicose, hostile takeover, retaliatory, violent, adversarial, hospitable, conciliatory, friendly, intimidatory, uncongenial, intolerant, uncooperative, vitriolic, combative, aggressive, accusatory, coercive, unreceptive, uncivil, unsympathetic, litigious, indifferent, antipathetic, inimical, spiteful, belligerant, permissive, congenial, abusive, discriminatory, unhelpful, unneighborly, vociferous, venomous, negative, unaccommodating, angry, supportive, disdainful, intransigent, disrespectful, homophobic, dangerous, unfavorable, favorable, virulent, vindictive, contemptuous, highhanded, standoffish, apathetic, hateful, vicious, rude, rowdy, testy, unstable, threatening, irrational, chummy, stormy, frostier, harsh, inharmonious, disruptive, racist, reactionary, ferocious, challenging, predatory, disloyal, vituperative, raucous, xenophobic, obstructive, volatile, truculent, sympathetic, uncaring, unsolicited, unenthusiastic, ungrateful, intolerable, unforgiving, dismissive, boisterous, unsporting, agitated, unmilitary, timid, acrimonious, militarized, surly, inclement, com, foreign, parties, adversaries, central, contrary, inconsistent, newspapers, club, company, con, depart, party, sub, backers, ibid, reside, serving, advisers, clubs, imperialist, counterrevolutionary, insurgent, antirevolutionary, rebellious, anticlerical, communist, antiforeign, arab, enemy, fascist, repressive

Appears in the definition of:
., action officer, aggression, alienator, anti-intellectual, anti-takeover defense, balkanise, balkanize, battle, belligerence, belligerency, belligerently, besieged, bridgehead, bridge agent, conflict, confrontation, containment, counterintelligence, crank call, crank letter, cross-examination, defiance, deplore, disarm, electronic simulative deception, electronic warfare, encounter, enemy, engagement, enmity, ew, existentialist, exodus, face-off, fair game, fight, fomor, fomorian, foothold, freeze, friendly, hegira, hejira, hostilely, hostile witness, hostility, ill will, infiltrator, inroad, irreligious, leveraged buyout, lock-up option, peacekeeping, peacekeeping mission, peacekeeping operation, philistine, preventive attack, preventive strike, prey, quarry, security intelligence, showdown, simulative electronic deception, site, smirched, spew out, tactical warning, target, thaw, truculent, turn on, typically, unhostile, upset, walk-in, warpath, web site, with hostility

Synonyms:
aggressive, antagonistic, antipathetic, antipathetical, at loggerheads, belligerent, bitter, dirty, enemy, head-on, ill, inhospitable, inimical, irreconcilable, opponent, opposing, truculent, uncongenial, unfavorable, unfavourable, unfriendly, unreconcilable

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— Nouns for hostile: environment, attitude, indians, forces, world, feelings, tribes, country, camps, armies, territory, more...

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Book See hostile used in context: 87 rhymes, 5 Shakespeare works, several books and articles.

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