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dislike

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noun dis·like \(ˌ)dis-ˈlīk, ˈdis-ˌ\

Definition of dislike

  1. 1 :  a feeling of aversion or disapproval

  2. 2 obsolete :  discord

Examples of dislike in a Sentence

  1. we have a strong dislike for olives and wouldn't eat them even if we were paid

  2. the public's general dislike of negative campaign ads

1567

First Known Use of dislike

1567


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dislike

verb dis·like

Definition of dislike

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  to regard with dislike :  disapprove

  3. 2 archaic :  displease

  4. 3 obsolete :  to show aversion to

disliker

noun

Examples of dislike in a Sentence

  1. I dislike basketball, but I enjoy baseball.

  2. Most people dislike it when they are told what to do.

1567

First Known Use of dislike

1567


DISLIKE Defined for English Language Learners

dislike

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noun

Definition of dislike for English Language Learners

  • : a feeling of not liking or approving of something or someone

  • : something that you do not like, approve of, or enjoy

dislike

verb

Definition of dislike for English Language Learners

  • : to not like (something or someone) : to feel dislike for (something or someone)


DISLIKE Defined for Kids

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dislike

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noun dis·like \dis-ˈlīk\

Definition of dislike for Students

  1. :  a strong feeling of not liking or approving She quickly took a dislike to the game.


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dislike

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verb dis·like

Definition of dislike for Students

disliked

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disliking

  1. :  to not like or approve of



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