Examples of hateful in a Sentence
the girl's classmates were bullying her online, sending her hateful e-mails and text messages
Recent Examples of hateful from the Web
Playing the victim and blaming others for her hateful actions today, and claiming to be (bullied) is a bridge too far.
And lately, several videos have gone viral, showing people spewing hateful speech on a daily basis.
Everybody needs to step back on this hateful political rhetoric.
The hateful slur was reportedly scrawled across a front gate of the home and has since been covered up.
That means that the ACLU has a history of defending speech that many people consider hateful.
Asha Deliverance said doing so would honor her 23-year-old son, Taliesin Myrddin Namkai-Meche, who was defending two Muslim women on a commuter train from a man yelling hateful words.
Today, the United States assures us, with a blind faith as intense as Stalin’s, that the individual is everything, that the market is enough and that the state is hateful.
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First Known Use of hateful
HATEFUL Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of hateful for English Language Learners
: very bad or evil : causing or deserving hate
: full of hate : showing hate
HATEFUL Defined for Kids
Definition of hateful for Students
1 : full of hate “Then you get her out of here,” he said with hateful force. — Mildred D. Taylor, Roll of Thunder
2 : very bad or evil : causing or deserving hate a hateful crime
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