to show hostility / enmity / ill will to smb. ● ' to owe smb. a grudge ● to be hostile / opposed / adverse to smb. to show one's teeth. to look askance at smb. to bear / to owe smb. a grudge ● to have / to nurse / to keep up a grudge against smb. to put one's head in chancery. to be at daggers drawn / at enmity with smb. to raise up enemies. to triumph over one's enemies. prov. God defend / deliver me from my friends, from my enemies I (can / will) defend myself.