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Spell check of Hostilities

Spellweb is your one-stop resource for definitions, synonyms and correct spelling for English words, such as Hostilities. On this page you can see how to spell Hostilities. Also, for some words, you can find their definitions, list of synonyms, as well as list of common misspellings.

Correct spelling:
Tendency to feel anger toward and to seek to inflict harm upon a person or group.


differences, feuds, Imbroglios, discords, altercations, Antipathies, rows, squalls, disagreements, collisions, hubbubs, commotions, brawls, Cacophonies, frictions, conflicts, squabbles, Animosities, clamors, Riots, tensions, Enmities, disharmonies, clashes, antagonisms, hassles, contentions.
tug-of-war, passage of arms, military operation, armed struggle, military operations, counterinsurgency.
Examples of usage:
  1. Hostilities go on occasionally in Holland. – Memoir, Correspondence, And Miscellanies, From The Papers Of Thomas Jefferson by Thomas Jefferson
  2. In the fall of 1790, Spain and England entered into a convention which averted hostilities. – Union and Democracy by Allen Johnson
  3. It is there stated that when Ollivier hesitated to accept Gramont's assurance that the assistance of these two Powers, in the event of hostilities with Prussia, had been virtually secured, the Emperor Napoleon took from a drawer in his bureau certain letters written in 1869 by the Austrian emperor and the King of Italy, and, after reading them aloud, told the ministers that these writings undoubtedly amounted to promises of help in the circumstances that were then actually under discussion. – Studies in Literature and History by Sir Alfred Comyn Lyall
  4. It was enough for her that hostilities had ceased. – The Way of an Eagle by Ethel M. Dell
  5. The battle being won, we had stopped for repairs but there were still here and there some fitful hostilities. – A House Party with the Tucker Twins by Nell Speed