A certain animus against Joab's family thus seems to underlie some of the popular narratives of the life of David (q.v.).
He shows considerable animus against John Wycliffe and the Lollards.
ANIMISM (from animus, or anima, mind or soul), according to the definition of Dr E.
No one of Voltaire's works shows his antireligious or at least anti-ecclesiastical animus more strongly.
The misguided animus of the impeachment as a piece of partisan politics was soon very generally admitted; and the importance of its failure, in securing the continued power and independence of the presidential element in the constitutional system, can hardly be over-estimated.
Dr Chalmers' action throughout the Free Church controversy was so consistent in its application of Christian principle and so free from personal or party animus, that his writings are a valuable source for argument and illustration on the question of Establishment.
It does not identify Paul with Simon Magus, but it serves to reveal an animus which would render the identification easy.
Francis, who had been the early friend of Burke, supplied him with the personal animus against Hastings, and with the knowledge of detail, which he might otherwise have lacked.
Some animus against the Aaronites (2 Chron.