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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Hatred or malice.

Usage examples (34)
  • It is the acid test of nonviolence that in a nonviolent conflict there is no rancor left behind, and in the end the enemies are converted into friends.
  • All of the rancor is driving a stake deep into hopes of any progress on any of those fronts.
  • I can't help but wonder if this wouldn't have happened if not for all the rancor from the Lamont challenge in 2006.
  • Jefferson is calling the rancor, and I'm quoting now, "politics as usual." for more
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