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Definition of Dislike


  1. To regard with dislike or aversion; to disapprove; to disrelish.
  2. To awaken dislike in; to displease.
  3. A feeling of positive and usually permanent aversion to something unpleasant, uncongenial, or offensive; disapprobation; repugnance; displeasure; disfavor; -- the opposite of liking or fondness.
  4. Discord; dissension.

Dislike Quotations

When one has the feeling of dislike for evil, when one feels tranquil, one finds pleasure in listening to good teachings; when one has these feelings and appreciates them, one is free of fear.

I've never had a dislike for men. I've been badly treated by some. But I've been loved greatly by some. I married a lot of them.
Maya Angelou

Morality is simply the attitude we adopt towards people whom we personally dislike.
Oscar Wilde

He has all of the virtues I dislike and none of the vices I admire.
Winston Churchill

I may neither choose who I would, nor refuse who I dislike; so is the will of a living daughter curbed by the will of a dead father.
William Shakespeare
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Dislike Translations

dislike in Danish is modvilje
dislike in Dutch is hekel, afkeer, tegenzin, antipathie
dislike in Italian is avversione
dislike in Latin is fastidium
dislike in Norwegian is ikke like, motvilje
dislike in Portuguese is desagrado
dislike in Spanish is detestar
dislike in Swedish is ogilla, motvilja

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