ANTIPATHY's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of antipathy
Definition:
n. strong feeling of aversion; dislike
Example:
Tom's extreme antipathy for disputes keeps him from getting into arguments with his temperamental wife.
The killing of a TSA screener in Los Angeles is symptomatic of a growing antipathy toward government workers and TSA personnel in particular, experts said Saturday.
Sentence in Classic:
He behaved very well in the regiment but was not liked; Rostov especially detested him and was unable to overcome or conceal his groundless antipathy to the man.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Natasha and Princess Mary looked at one another in silence, and the longer they did so without saying what they wanted to say, the greater grew their antipathy to one another.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Ever since the fatal night, the end of my labours, and the beginning of my misfortunes, I had conceived a violent antipathy even to the name of natural philosophy.
Frankenstein By Mary Wollstonecraft (Godwin) Shelley Context
Upon the whole, I never beheld, in all my travels, so disagreeable an animal, or one against which I naturally conceived so strong an antipathy.
Gulliver's Travels(V2) By Jonathan Swift Context
The royal policy had long been to weaken, by every means, legal or illegal, the strength of a part of the population which was justly considered as nourishing the most inveterate antipathy to their victor.
Ivanhoe By Walter Scott Context
Marius, in addition to his motives of political antipathy, was convinced that his father, the slasher, as M.
Les Misérables (V3) By Victor Hugo Context
Heathcliff seemed to dislike him ever longer and worse, though he took some trouble to conceal it: he had an antipathy to the sound of his voice, and could not do at all with his sitting in the same room with him many minutes together.
Wuthering Heights By Emily Bronte Context