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hateful

hate·ful

hateful

pronunciation:
heIt fl
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part of speech: adjective
definition 1: causing hatred.
The city was shocked by the hateful crime.
synonyms:
abominable
antonyms:
adorable, lovable
similar words:
bitter, loathsome
definition 2: full of hate; showing hate.
The teacher listened calmly to the angry student's hateful words.
antonyms:
loving
similar words:
hostile, ill, malicious, mean, sinister
derivations: hatefully (adj.), hatefulness (n.)
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