hostileness

noun
hos·​tile·​ness | \ -ᵊlnə̇s, -īln-, -iln- \
plural -es

Definition of hostileness

: the quality or state of being hostile

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“Hostileness.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hostileness. Accessed 24 Feb. 2020.

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