[hos-tl or, esp. British, -tahyl] /ˈhɒs tl or, esp. British, -taɪl/
of, relating to, or characteristic of an enemy:
a hostile nation.
opposed in feeling, action, or character; antagonistic:
characterized by antagonism.
not friendly, warm, or generous; not hospitable.
a person or thing that is antagonistic or unfriendly.
Military. an enemy soldier, plane, ship, etc.
of or relating to an enemy
a hostile person; enemy
late 15c., from Middle French hostile “of or belonging to an enemy” or directly from Latin hostilis “of an enemy,” from hostis “enemy” (see guest). The noun meaning “hostile person” is recorded from 1838, American English, a word from the Indian wars.
[non-hyoo-muh n or, often, -yoo-] /nɒnˈhyu mən or, often, -ˈyu-/ adjective 1. not . 2. not displaying the emotions, sympathies, intelligence, etc., of most beings. 3. not intended for consumption by : nonhuman products such as soaps and detergents.
[hyoo-muh-nist or, often, yoo-] /ˈhyu mə nɪst or, often, ˈyu-/ noun 1. a person having a strong interest in or concern for welfare, values, and dignity. 2. a person devoted to or versed in the . 3. a student of or affairs. 4. a classical scholar. 5. (sometimes initial capital letter) any one of the […]
[hahy-drey-tid] /ˈhaɪ dreɪ tɪd/ adjective 1. chemically combined with water in its molecular form. 2. (of paper pulp) beaten until gelatinous for making into water-resistant paper. /ˈhaɪdreɪtɪd/ adjective 1. (of a compound) chemically bonded to water molecules
/ˈnəʊnɪ/ noun 1. a tree, Morinda citrifolia, native to SE Asia and the Pacific islands, juice from the fruit of which is marketed as a health supplement