irrational hostility

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Noun1.irrational hostility - extreme prejudice
bias, prejudice, preconception - a partiality that prevents objective consideration of an issue or situation
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Stir in 60 years of uninterrupted anti-American schooling, and it is hardly surprising that one result is an irrational hostility towards the US.
Cyprus had 'suffered' at the hands of NATO and it was wrong of Anastasiades to pursue 'DISY's dogmatic position' on membership of the Alliance (AKEL's irrational hostility to NATO was not dogmatic).
The Minister said reporters should not in any way be an object for irrational hostility whenever they perform their professional duty.