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English definition of “hostile”


adjective [before noun] (ENEMY)    /ˈhɒs.taɪl/ US  /ˈhɑː.stəl/
connected with the enemy in a war: hostile aircraft/forcesViolent or aggressiveUnkind, cruel and unfeelingTreating people or animals badlyWar
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