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hostile

adjective

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hostile

noun

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one that is hostile toward another
  • reports of hostiles in the area kept the settlers on edge

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The first known use of hostile was in 1580

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“Hostile.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/hostile. Accessed 23 Feb. 2020.

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