Not inclined or willing to do or undertake
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But constituents were averse to paying their members, no Speaker was elected, the reform never came into being.
But the two generals were equally averse to a contest a outrance, which could only end in civil war.
had died, and his successor, Leopold II., was averse from the Russian alliance.
The Persian variety of this art is more ornate, and less averse to representations of living beings.
He was averse from violence, and never resorted to bellicose acts or to the employment of force save in the last extremity.
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