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antipathetic

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of antipathetic

  1. 1 having a natural dislike for something a series of adventure books that turned boys who had been antipathetic to reading into avid readers Synonyms of antipathetic allergic, averse Words Related to antipathetic afraid, disinclined, loath (also loth or loathe), reluctant, unwilling; antagonistic, hostile, intolerant, negative, opposed, opposing, resistant, resisting, uncongenial, unfriendly, unsympathetic; disgusted, nauseated, repelled, repulsed, revolted, shocked, squeamish, turned off Phrases down on Near Antonyms of antipathetic friendly, sympathetic, tolerant, understanding; admiring, appreciative, charmed, delighted, fond, pleased, tickled

  2. 2 marked by opposition or ill will the mayor has always had an openly antipathetic relationship with the local press Synonyms of antipathetic adversarial, adversary, antagonistic, hostile, inhospitable, inimical, jaundiced, mortal, negative, unfriendly, unsympatheticWords Related to antipathetic adverse, argumentative, bellicose, belligerent, clashing, combative, conflicting, contentious, contrary, disputatious, militant, opposed, pugnacious, quarrelsome, resisting, scrappy, truculent; antisocial, cold, cool, disagreeable, disapproving, distant, frigid, icy; biased, prejudiced; discourteous, ill-bred, ill-mannered, impertinent, impolite, inconsiderate, rude, surly, uncivil, unfavorable, unkind, unmannerly, unpleasant, unsociable; acrimonious, bitter, despiteful, hateful, malevolent, malicious, malign, malignant, opprobrious, rancorous, spiteful, unloving, vindictive, virulentNear Antonyms of antipathetic affable, amiable, amicable, civil, companionable, comradely, convivial, cordial, genial, good-natured, good-tempered, gracious, gregarious, neighborly, pleasant, sociable, social, warm; affectionate, devoted, kind, kindly, loving, nice, sweet; accepting, agreeable, approving, benign, empathetic, favorable, understanding, warmhearted, welcomingAntonyms of antipathetic friendly, hospitable, nonantagonistic, nonhostile, sympathetic


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