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dislike

dis·like

dislike

 
pronunciation:
dIs laIk
parts of speech:
transitive verb, noun
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part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: disliked, dislikes, disliking
definition: to regard with distaste, hostility, or antipathy.
She disliked her mother-in-law, but she tried to be polite for her husband's sake.He dislikes having to shave and put on a tie every morning.I dislike it when people get overly competitive when playing a friendly game.
antonyms:
adore, like, relish
similar words:
abhor, abominate, contemn, despise, detest, disapprove, hate, loathe, mind, spurn
 
part of speech: noun
definition: a feeling or attitude of distaste, hostility, or antipathy.
synonyms:
disaffection, distaste
antonyms:
affinity, approval, fondness, like, liking, taste
similar words:
animosity, antipathy, aversion, hatred, horror, hostility, ill will, repugnance, revulsion, scorn
derivations: dislikable (dislikeable) (adj.), disliking (n.)
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