rancor

I
(New American Roget's College Thesaurus)
n. spite, malice, bitterness, vengefulness, vindictiveness, malevolence, hatred. Ant., goodwill, love.
II
(Roget's IV) n.
Syn. malice, spite, hatred, malignity, enmity, ill will, malevolence, ill feeling, animosity, animus, hostility, bitterness, resentment, unfriendliness, antagonism, variance, antipathy, aversion, uncharitableness, vindictiveness, hardness of heart, acrimony, harshness, venom, mordacity, acerbity, ruthlessness, umbrage, pique, bile, spleen, virulence, spitefulness, vengeance, grudge, dudgeon, vengefulness, revengefulness, retaliation; see also hate .
Ant. friendship*, love, good will.
III
(Roget's 3 Superthesaurus) (VOCABULARY WORD) n.
[RANG kur]
long-lasting hatred and ill will.
The two parties were divided by rancor.
SYN.: hatred, ill will, malice, spite, bitterness, animosity, enmity, malevolence, resentment, vindictiveness.
ANT.: goodwill, friendliness, affection, love
IV
(Roget's Thesaurus II) noun The quality or state of feeling bitter: acrimony, bitterness, embitterment, gall1, rancorousness, resentfulness, resentment, virulence, virulency. See FEELINGS.

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  • Rancor — Ran cor (r[a^][ng] k[ e]r), n. [Written also {rancour}.] [OE. rancour, OF. rancor, rancur, F. rancune, fr. L. rancor rancidity, rankness; tropically, an old grudge, rancor, fr. rancere to be rank or rancid.] The deepest malignity or spite; deep… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Rancor — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Rancor Personaje de Star Wars Archivo:RANCOR.jpg Información Raza Rancor Estatura entre 5 y 6 m Nacionalidad …   Wikipedia Español

  • Rancor — (del lat. «rancor, ōris»; ant.) m. Rencor. * * * rancor. (Del lat. rancor, ōris). m. desus. Odio, rencor. * * * Enormes criaturas oriundas del planeta Dathomir, donde solo las Brujas de Dathomir podían domarlos y usarlos como bestias de monta.… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • rancor — [raŋ′kər] n. [ME rancour < OFr rancor < LL, rankness, in LL(Ec), rancor < L rancere, to be rank] a continuing and bitter hate or ill will; deep spite or malice: Brit. sp. Brit. rancour rancorous adj. rancorously adv …   English World dictionary

  • rancor — (n.) early 13c., from O.Fr. rancor, from L. rancorem rancidness, grudge, bitterness, from L. rancere to stink (see RANCID (Cf. rancid)) …   Etymology dictionary

  • rancor — (Del lat. rancor, ōris). m. desus. Odio, rencor …   Diccionario de la lengua española

  • rancor — I noun acerbity, acrimony, animosity, antagonism, antipathy, aversion, bitter feelings, bitterness, enmity, grudge, harshness, hate, hatred, hostility, ill feeling, ill will, invidia, malevolence, malice, malignity, odium, resentment, revenge,… …   Law dictionary

  • rancor — |ô| s. m. 1. Ódio secreto e profundo. 2. Grande aversão. • Plural: rancores …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • rancor — antagonism, animosity, animus, antipathy, *enmity, hostility Analogous words: hate, hatred, detestation, abhorrence, abomination (see under HATE vb): spite, *malice, malevolence, malignity, malignancy, spleen, grudge …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • rancor — [n] bitterness, hatefulness acerbity, acrimony, animosity, animus, antagonism, antipathy, aversion, bad blood*, bile*, dudgeon, enmity, grudge, hardness of heart*, harshness, hate, hatred, hostility, ill feeling, ill will, malevolence, malice,… …   New thesaurus

  • Rancor — Infobox StarWarsSpecies | name =Rancor sample homeworld = Felucia language = height = 5 10 meters skincolor = grey, dark green distinctions = weapon = jaws, claws races = rancor, siebonal famousmembers = The rancor is a 5 meter (16.4 foot) tall… …   Wikipedia

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