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Hostile vs. Unfriendly

Hostile and Unfriendly Definitions

Hostile

Of, relating to, or characteristic of an enemy
Hostile forces.
Hostile acts.

Unfriendly

Not friendly.

Hostile

Feeling or showing enmity or ill will
Interpreted the remark as hostile.

Unfriendly

Antagonistic or hostile
An unfriendly nation.

Hostile

Being in opposition; opposed
Hostile to the proposal.

Unfriendly

User-unfriendly.
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Hostile

Unfavorable to health or well-being; inhospitable or adverse
A hostile climate.

Unfriendly

Not friendly; hostile; mean.

Hostile

An antagonistic person or thing.

Unfriendly

Unfavourable.

Hostile

An enemy in warfare.

Unfriendly

An enemy.
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Hostile

Not friendly; appropriate to an enemy; showing the disposition of an enemy; showing ill will and malevolence or a desire to thwart and injure.
A hostile force
Hostile intentions
A hostile country
Hostile to a sudden change

Unfriendly

In an unkind or unfriendly manner; not as a friend

Hostile

; antagonistic.

Unfriendly

Not friendly; not kind or benevolent; hostile; as, an unfriendly neighbor.

Hostile

Of a hostile takeover.
Microsoft may go hostile in its bid for Yahoo as soon as Friday, according to a published report.

Unfriendly

Not favorable; not adapted to promote or support any object; as, weather unfriendly to health.
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Hostile

An enemy.

Unfriendly

Not easy to understand or use;
User-unfriendly

Hostile

Belonging or appropriate to an enemy; showing the disposition of an enemy; showing ill will and malevolence, or a desire to thwart and injure; occupied by an enemy or enemies; inimical; unfriendly; as, a hostile force; hostile intentions; a hostile country; hostile to a sudden change.

Unfriendly

Not disposed to friendship or friendliness;
An unfriendly coldness of manner
An unfriendly action to take

Hostile

An enemy; esp., an American Indian in arms against the whites; - commonly in the plural.

Unfriendly

Lacking warmth of feeling;
A chilly greeting
An unfriendly manner

Hostile

Characterized by enmity or ill will;
A hostile nation
A hostile remark
Hostile actions

Unfriendly

Not friendly;
An unfriendly act of aggression
An inimical critic

Hostile

Not belonging to your own country's forces or those of an ally;
Hostile naval and air forces

Unfriendly

Very unfavorable to life or growth;
A hostile climate
An uncongenial atmosphere
An uncongenial soil
The unfriendly environment at high altitudes

Hostile

Very unfriendly;
A hostile attitude

Hostile

Impossible to bring into friendly accord;
Hostile factions

Hostile

Very unfavorable to life or growth;
A hostile climate
An uncongenial atmosphere
An uncongenial soil
The unfriendly environment at high altitudes

Hostile

Marked by features that oppose constructive treatment or development;
Not able to accomplish much in such a hostile environment

Hostile

Used of attempts to buy or take control of a business;
Hostile takeover
Hostile tender offer

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