Friendly and hate

animus
(n)
A-ni-mǝs
Meaning

deep hatred

1st Sample Sentence

Driven by a personal animus against his former friend, he spread harmful rumors about him wherever he went.

Root

animus (mind, soul, spirit)

Synonyms

animosity, animus, antagonism, antipathy, aversion, enmity

Antonyms

amity, ardor, empathy

Mnemonics

Pronounce it like 'enemy'us. So, our enemies are always hostile towards us.

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