Meaning of “ill will” in the English Dictionary

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"ill will" in British English

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ill willnoun [ U ]

uk /ˌɪl ˈwɪl/ us /ˌɪl ˈwɪl/

bad feelings between people because of things that happened in the past

bear sb ill will formal

to be angry with someone because of something they have done:

I bear him no ill will.

(Definition of “ill will” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)