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animosity
ill will or resentment tending toward active hostility
antagonism
opposition of a conflicting force, tendency, or principle
: enmity
bellicose
favoring or inclined to start quarrels or wars
belligerent
waging war pugnacious, quarrelsome
cantankerous
difficult or irritating to deal with
captious
marked by an often ill-natured inclination to stress faults and raise objections

calculated to confuse, entrap, or entangle in argument

synonyms see critical
contentious
exhibiting an often perverse and wearisome tendency to quarrels and disputes (TENSION)
disputatious
disputatious
polemical
of, relating to, or being a polemic : controversial
Polemous (argument)
predator
one that preys, destroys, or devours
pugnacious
having a quarrelsome or combative nature : truculent
truculent
aggressively self-assertive : belligerent
Affable
pleasant and at ease in talking to others
Amiable
being friendly. amiable, good-natured, obliging, complaisant
Amicable
amicable, neighborly, friendly
Congenial
in harmony, pleasant;, sociable, genial
Genial
Sympathy or friendliness
Convivial
occupied with, or fond of feasting, drinking, and good company
Cordial
warm and friendly
Gregarious
Sociable
Jocular
Liking to be with people. Joke around them and have fun
Levity
Gaiety. Lightheartedness
Introverted
- to concentrate or direct upon oneself
Burgeon
to grow and expand rapidly : flourish
Fluster
upset / discompose (to destroy the composure of)
Crony
a close friend especially of long standing : pal
Plaintiff
- a person who brings a legal action
Heckler
to harass and try to disconcert with question, Badger, Bait
Stringent
tight, constricted. Rigid.
Stoic
indifferent to pleasure or pain
Stowaway
one that stows away (to put away for future use)
Subversive
attempt to overthrow or undermine a government
Bigot
a person obstinately or intolerantly devoted to his or her own opinions and prejudices; especially : one who regards or treats the members of a group (as a racial or ethnic group) with hatred and intolerance
Fledgling
an immature or inexperienced person
Philistine
Narrow-minded.
Disdainful
scorn. )מלא בוז.
Phonetic
of or relating to spoken language or speech sounds
Unilateral
one-sided.
Pug-nose
a nose having a slightly concave bridge and flattened nostrils
Riveting
- having the power to fix the attention : engrossing, fascinating
Jester
fool
Pariah
outcast
Scoundrel
- a disreputable person : rascal
Soothsayer
a person who predicts the future by magical means. Foretell, prognosticate
Kindred
- family relationship : kinship
Maverick
an unbranded range animal,: an independent individual who does not go along with a group or party