Sentence Examples


  • A certain animus against Joab's family thus seems to underlie some of the popular narratives of the life of David (q.v.).
  • He shows considerable animus against John Wycliffe and the Lollards.
  • ANIMISM (from animus, or anima, mind or soul), according to the definition of Dr E.
  • No one of Voltaire's works shows his antireligious or at least anti-ecclesiastical animus more strongly.
  • The misguided animus of the impeachment as a piece of partisan politics was soon very generally admitted; and the importance of its failure, in securing the continued power and independence of the presidential element in the constitutional system, can hardly be over-estimated.
 

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