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disrelish

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verb dis·rel·ish \(ˌ)dis-ˈre-lish\

Definition of disrelish

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to find unpalatable or distasteful



Examples of disrelish

  1. <I disrelish the thought of sitting through endless meetings on the matter.>



1604

First Known Use of disrelish

1604

Rhymes with disrelish


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disrelish

noun dis·rel·ish

Definition of disrelish

  1. :  lack of relish :  distaste, dislike



Examples of disrelish

  1. <she showed a clear disrelish for the task of cleaning the fish that her husband had caught>



Circa 1625

First Known Use of disrelish

circa 1625


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