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Definitions and Synonyms of hate | Another word for hate | What is hate?

Definition 1: the emotion of intense dislike; a feeling of dislike so strong that it demands action - [noun denoting feeling]

Synonyms for hate in the sense of this definition

(hate is a kind of ...) any strong feeling

(... is a kind of hate ) the feeling of a hostile person

"he could no longer contain his hostility"

(... is a kind of hate ) a feeling of scornful hatred

(... is a kind of hate ) a bloodthirsty hatred arousing murderous impulses

(... is a kind of hate ) hatred of children

(... is a kind of hate ) hatred of change or innovation

(... is a kind of hate ) hatred of reasoning

(... is a kind of hate ) hatred for men or boys

(... is a kind of hate ) hatred of women

(... is a kind of hate ) hatred of marriage

(... is a kind of hate ) hatred of mankind

(... is a kind of hate ) hate coupled with disgust

(... is a kind of hate ) wishing evil to others

Definition 2: dislike intensely; feel antipathy or aversion towards - [verb of emotion]

Samples where hate or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • I hate Mexican food
  • She detests politicians

Synonyms for hate in the sense of this definition

(hate is a kind of ...) have or feel a dislike or distaste for

"I really dislike this salesman"

(... is a kind of hate ) find repugnant

"I loathe that man" "She abhors cats"

(... is a kind of hate ) look down on with disdain

"He despises the people he has to work for" "The professor scorns the students who don't catch on immediately"

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