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The object of such dislike
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  1. The object of such dislike
  2. (Obs.) An opposition in character, nature, tendency, etc.
  3. Contrariety or opposition in feeling; settled aversion or dislike; repugnance; distaste.
Something disliked
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  1. Something disliked
  2. An attitude or a feeling of distaste or aversion.
Inconsistency or contradiction
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  1. Inconsistency or contradiction
  2. Extreme dislike or distaste; aversion; antipathy
  3. (Logic) The relationship of contradictory terms; inconsistency.
An abhorring; loathing; detestation
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  1. An abhorring; loathing; detestation
  2. One that is disgusting, loathsome, or repellent.
  3. A feeling of repugnance or loathing.
Strong aversion; intense dislike; hateful regard; an affection of the mind awakened by something regarded as unpleasant, harmful or evil.
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  1. Strong aversion; intense dislike; hateful regard; an affection of the mind awakened by something regarded as unpleasant, harmful or evil.
  2. Strong dislike or ill will; hate
  3. Intense animosity or hostility.
Great dislike; abhorrence.
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  1. Great dislike; abhorrence.
  2. Sense of revulsion, distaste, detestation, extreme hatred or dislike.
  3. Intense dislike, disgust, or hatred; abhorrence
Extreme disgust, shock, or repugnance; feeling of great loathing
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  1. Extreme disgust, shock, or repugnance; feeling of great loathing
  2. The reduction of superficial inflammation in an affected body part, as by topical agents, in order to decrease inflammation in adjacent structures.
  3. A sudden strong change or reaction in feeling, especially a feeling of violent disgust or loathing.
Hostility that results in active resistance, opposition, or contentiousness.
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  1. Hostility that results in active resistance, opposition, or contentiousness.
  2. The condition of being an opposing principle, force, or factor:
  3. A strong natural dislike or hatred; antipathy.
The state of being hostile; antagonism or enmity.
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  1. The state of being hostile; antagonism or enmity.
  2. An expression of enmity and ill will; hostile act
  3. A feeling of enmity, ill will, unfriendliness, etc.; antagonism
Alienation of affection; displeasure; anger.
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  1. Alienation of affection; displeasure; anger.
  2. A feeling of dislike, aversion or antipathy.
  3. Dislike or aversion.
A lack of inclination; a mild aversion or reluctance.
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  1. A lack of inclination; a mild aversion or reluctance.
  2. A dislike or lack of desire; aversion; reluctance
The fact or state of being reluctant; unwillingness
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  1. The fact or state of being reluctant; unwillingness
  2. (Elec.) The resistance offered to magnetic flux by a magnetic circuit, equal to the magnetomotive force divided by the magnetic flux: similar to the resistance in an electric circuit
  3. (Rare) Opposition; revolt
Distaste; aversion.
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  1. Distaste; aversion.
  2. Dislike
A sickening distaste or dislike; deep aversion; repugnance
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  1. A sickening distaste or dislike; deep aversion; repugnance
  2. Profound dislike or annoyance caused by something sickening or offensive.
  1. Hate coupled with disgust; abhorrence.
  2. Strong dislike or hatred; abhorrence.
  3. Intense dislike or hatred; loathing
An abominating; great hatred and disgust; loathing
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  1. An abominating; great hatred and disgust; loathing
  2. A cause of abhorrence or disgust.
  3. Abhorrence; disgust.
A genre of fiction, films, comic books, etc. characterized by the depiction of frightening events and, variously, ghosts, vampires, monsters, etc.
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  1. A genre of fiction, films, comic books, etc. characterized by the depiction of frightening events and, variously, ghosts, vampires, monsters, etc.
  2. A genre of fiction or other artistic work evoking suspense and horror, especially through the depiction of gruesome or supernatural elements.
  3. An intense, painful feeling of repugnance and fear.
A hypersensitivity to a specific substance (such as a food, pollen, dust, etc.) or condition (as heat or cold) which in similar amounts or degrees is harmless to most people: it is manifested in a physiological disorder
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  1. A hypersensitivity to a specific substance (such as a food, pollen, dust, etc.) or condition (as heat or cold) which in similar amounts or degrees is harmless to most people: it is manifested in a physiological disorder
  2. (Informal) An adverse sentiment; antipathy:
  3. A condition in which exposure to a substance, such as pollen, latex, animal dander, or a particular food or drug, causes an overreaction by the immune system that results in symptoms such as sneezing, itching, rash, and difficulty breathing or swallowing.
Something abhorred; something repugnant
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  1. Something abhorred; something repugnant
  2. One that is disgusting, loathsome, or repellent.
  3. A feeling of repugnance or loathing.
An abominating; great hatred and disgust; loathing
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  1. An abominating; great hatred and disgust; loathing
  2. Anything hateful and disgusting
  3. Abhorrence; disgust.
The object of such dislike
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  1. The object of such dislike
  2. Contrariety or opposition in feeling; settled aversion or dislike; repugnance; distaste.
  3. (Obs.) An opposition in character, nature, tendency, etc.
One that is detested.
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  1. One that is detested.
  2. Intense dislike or hatred; loathing
  3. Hate coupled with disgust; abhorrence.
A person or thing hated
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  1. A person or thing hated
  2. A strong feeling of dislike or ill will; hatred
  3. Intense animosity or dislike; hatred.
Strong aversion; intense dislike; hateful regard; an affection of the mind awakened by something regarded as unpleasant, harmful or evil.
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  1. Strong aversion; intense dislike; hateful regard; an affection of the mind awakened by something regarded as unpleasant, harmful or evil.
  2. Strong dislike or ill will; hate
  3. Intense animosity or hostility.
A genre of fiction, films, comic books, etc. characterized by the depiction of frightening events and, variously, ghosts, vampires, monsters, etc.
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  1. A genre of fiction, films, comic books, etc. characterized by the depiction of frightening events and, variously, ghosts, vampires, monsters, etc.
  2. The strong feeling caused by something frightful or shocking; shuddering fear and disgust; terror and repugnance
  3. An intense, painful feeling of repugnance and fear.
Great dislike; abhorrence.
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  1. Great dislike; abhorrence.
  2. Sense of revulsion, distaste, detestation, extreme hatred or dislike.
  3. Intense dislike, disgust, or hatred; abhorrence
Alternative form of repellency.
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The ability to repel; the characteristic of repelling.
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  1. The ability to repel; the characteristic of repelling.
Inconsistency or contradiction
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  1. Inconsistency or contradiction
  2. Extreme dislike or distaste; aversion; antipathy
  3. (Logic) The relationship of contradictory terms; inconsistency.
Repugnance.
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  1. Repugnance.
  2. The quality or property of being repugnant.
Extreme aversion:
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  1. Extreme aversion:
  2. (Physics) The force that causes particles or bodies to repel one another, as from having the same electric charge or magnetic polarity.
  3. (Physics) The mutual action by which bodies or particles of matter tend to repel each other
Extreme disgust, shock, or repugnance; feeling of great loathing
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  1. Extreme disgust, shock, or repugnance; feeling of great loathing
  2. (Archaic) A withdrawing or turning away from something.
  3. A sudden strong change or reaction in feeling, especially a feeling of violent disgust or loathing.
One that is disgusting, loathsome, or repellent.
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  1. One that is disgusting, loathsome, or repellent.
  2. A feeling of repugnance or loathing.
  3. Something abhorred; something repugnant
Abhorrence; disgust.
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  1. Abhorrence; disgust.
  2. An abominating; great hatred and disgust; loathing
  3. Anything hateful and disgusting
The excommunication often accompanying or following this condemnation
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  1. The excommunication often accompanying or following this condemnation
  2. A thing or person greatly detested
  3. One that is greatly reviled, loathed, or shunned:
Anything causing seemingly needless or excessive fear or anxiety
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  1. Anything causing seemingly needless or excessive fear or anxiety
  2. A fearsome imaginary creature, especially one evoked to frighten children.
  3. An imaginary hobgoblin or terror used to frighten children into good conduct
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  1. Something detested.
  2. Intense dislike or hatred; loathing
  3. Hate coupled with disgust; abhorrence.
A curse
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  1. A curse
  2. A person or thing cursed or detested
  3. Something that is cursed or loathed.
A person or thing hated
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  1. A person or thing hated
  2. A strong feeling of dislike or ill will; hatred
  3. Intense animosity or dislike; hatred.
A genre of fiction or other artistic work evoking suspense and horror, especially through the depiction of gruesome or supernatural elements.
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  1. A genre of fiction or other artistic work evoking suspense and horror, especially through the depiction of gruesome or supernatural elements.
  2. A genre of fiction, films, comic books, etc. characterized by the depiction of frightening events and, variously, ghosts, vampires, monsters, etc.
  3. The strong feeling caused by something frightful or shocking; shuddering fear and disgust; terror and repugnance

Synonym Study

  • Abhorrence implies a feeling of extreme aversion or repugnance
  • Revulsion suggests a drawing back or away from in disgust, horror, etc.
  • Loathing suggests a feeling of extreme disgust or intolerance
  • Repugnance emphasizes the emotional resistance or opposition one offers to that which is incompatible with one's ideas, tastes, etc.
  • Aversion and antipathy both imply an ingrained feeling against that which is disagreeable or offensive, aversion stressing avoidance or rejection, and antipathy, active hostility
Find another word for aversion. In this page you can discover 48 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for aversion, like: antipathy, dislike, repugnance, abhorrence, hatred, loathing, revulsion, antagonism, hostility, distaste and disinclination.