Part of speech:
The definition of a dislike is a feeling of not liking someone or something.
Strong dislike or ill will; hate
A person, place, thing, or event that is intended to attract:
The definition of hostility is an unfriendly or warlike feeling.
A sickening distaste or dislike; deep aversion; repugnance
A genre of fiction or other artistic work evoking suspense and horror, especially through the depiction of gruesome or supernatural elements.
(Informal) An adverse sentiment; antipathy:
The definition of an objection is a statement of disapproval or a reason to dislike something.
Opposed or antagonistic in character, tendency, etc.
Turned away or backward.
(Psychol.) Designating or having to do with conditioning, therapy, etc. intended to produce an aversion to a certain kind of undesirable behavior
Unwilling to do a task.
Very unpleasant; objectionable; offensive
Difficult to manage or deal with:
Exhibiting or marked by unwillingness:
(Now Rare) Not energetic; languid
Arousing disgust or aversion; offensive or repulsive:
Done, given, or said reluctantly:
The definition of abhorrence is a feeling of extreme hate or repulsion.
Bitter hostility or open enmity; active hatred.
(Obs.) An opposition in character, nature, tendency, etc.
A feeling or show of contempt and aloofness; scorn.
Reluctance and uneasiness
A symptom characterized by gastrointestinal distress and an urge to vomit.
Any person, group, or thing that opposes
Opprobrium is a shameful act or the disgrace of a shameful act.
(Logic) The relationship of contradictory terms; inconsistency.
A sudden strong change or reaction in feeling, especially a feeling of violent disgust or loathing.
An instance of kind behavior:
Anything used for attaching; fastening
(--- Physiology) A relation between parts or organs by which a disease or disorder in one induces an effect in the other.
A person or thing hated
The ability to repel; the characteristic of repelling.
(Physics) The force that causes particles or bodies to repel one another, as from having the same electric charge or magnetic polarity.
By extension, something which is vehemently disliked by somebody.
An object of extreme dislike
A fearsome imaginary creature, especially one evoked to frighten children.
Something that is cursed or loathed.
A feeling of devotion or adoration toward God or a god.
the act of turning yourself (or your gaze) away
The definition of antagonism is an ongoing aggression or animosity between two individuals or groups.
A special liking for something; a preference.
(Usually plural) Something that a person likes (prefers).
A mental or emotional state or tendency; disposition or feeling
An inclination; taste
- 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
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