Meaning of 仇

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  • Pinyin: chóu
    English Definition: hatred; animosity; enmity; foe; enemy; to feel animosity toward (the wealthy, foreigners etc)
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    Example Words:
    仇恨 chóu hèn to hate; hatred; enmity; hostility
    报仇 bào chóu to take revenge; to avenge
    复仇 chóu to avenge; vengeance
    仇人 chóu rén foe; one's personal enemy
    仇视 chóu shì to view sb as an enemy; to be hateful towards
    More: 仇* | *仇 | *仇*
  • Pinyin: qiú
    English Definition: spouse; companion; surname Qiu
    Chinese Definition:

Example Sentences
You can not joke an enemy into a friend, but you may a friend into an enemy.
Then, he says (v. 5), "Since you acted like this I won' t stop until I get my revenge on you."
This wrong must be avenged.
Mr Heathcliff, you have nobody to love you; and, however miserable you make us, we shall still have the revenge of thinking that your cruelty arises from your greater misery.
But it is utterly impossible I can ever be revenged, and therefore I cannot forgive him.