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aversion

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1 a dislike so strong as to cause stomach upset or queasiness

  • I simply have this ingrained aversion to the sight of bloodshed
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2 a strong feeling of not liking or approving

  • couldn't overcome her aversion to her brother-in-law and pointedly avoided his company
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3 something or someone that is hated

  • clichés should be the pet aversion of every good writer
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