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Synonyms for hateheɪt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. hate, hatred(verb)

    the emotion of intense dislike; a feeling of dislike so strong that it demands action

    hate, hatred


  2. hate, detest(verb)

    dislike intensely; feel antipathy or aversion towards

    "I hate Mexican food"; "She detests politicians"

    detest, hate


English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. hate

    Abhor is stronger than despise, implying a shuddering recoil, especially a moral recoil. "How many shun evil as inconvenient who do not abhor it as hateful." Trench Serm. in Westm. Abbey xxvi, 297. [Murray's "New English Dictionary"] Detest expresses indignation, with something of contempt. Loathe implies disgust, physical or moral. We abhor a traitor, despise a coward, detest a liar. We dislike an uncivil person. We abhor cruelty, hate tyranny. We loathe a reptile or a flatterer. We abhor Milton's heroic Satan, but we can not despise him.

    abhor, abominate, despise, detest, dislike, loathe, nauseate, scorn, shun

    admire, approve, covet, crave, desire, enjoy, esteem, esteem, like, love, relish

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. hate(v. a.)

    bear malice to, owe a grudge to

  2. hate(v. a.)

    DETEST, abhor, abominate, loathe, nauseate, shrink from, recoil from

  3. hate(n.)

    hatred, detestation, animosity, enmity, hostility, antipathy

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