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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 en·mi·ty /ˈɛnməti/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 En·mi·ty n.; pl. Enmities
 1. The quality of being an enemy; hostile or unfriendly disposition.
    No ground of enmity between us known.   --Milton.
 2. A state of opposition; hostility.
    The friendship of the world is enmity with God.   --James iv. 4.
 Syn: -- Rancor; hostility; hatred; aversion; antipathy; repugnance; animosity; ill will; malice; malevolence. See Animosity, Rancor.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: a state of deep-seated ill-will [syn: hostility, antagonism]
      2: the feeling of a hostile person; "he could no longer contain
         his hostility" [syn: hostility, ill will]

From: Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary

    deep-rooted hatred. "I will put enmity between thee and the
    woman, between thy seed and her seed" (Gen. 3:15). The
    friendship of the world is "enmity with God" (James 4:4; 1 John
    2:15, 16). The "carnal mind" is "enmity against God" (Rom. 8:7).
    By the abrogation of the Mosaic institutes the "enmity" between
    Jew and Gentile is removed. They are reconciled, are "made one"
    (Eph. 2:15, 16).