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mislike

noun

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  1. a strong feeling of not liking or approving a well-known mislike of stuffy, formal affairs Synonyms of mislike allergy, averseness, aversion, disfavor, disinclination, disliking, disrelish, down [chiefly British], dislikeWords Related to mislike disgust, distaste, loathing, nausea, repugnance, repulsion, revulsion; abhorrence, abomination, antipathy, detestation, execration, hate, hatred; deprecation, disapproval, displeasure, dissatisfaction; jaundiceNear Antonyms of mislike affection, attachment, devotedness, devotion, love, passion; bent, leaning, penchant, predilection, propensity, tendencyAntonyms of mislike appetite, favor, fondness, like, liking, partiality, preference, relish, shine, taste, use


mislike

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of mislike

  1. 1 to feel dislike for as Shakespeare's Othello famously pleaded, “Mislike me not for my complexion” Synonyms of mislike disfavor, disrelish, dislikeWords Related to mislike abhor, abominate, detest, execrate, hate, loathe, resent; condemn, despise, scorn; cringe (at), disapprove (of), frown (on or upon), mind, object (to), shy (from or away from)Near Antonyms of mislike admire, appreciate, cherish, esteem, regard, respect; adore, deify, idolize, revere, reverence, venerate, worship; prize, treasure, value; drink (in), savor (also savour); dote (on), idolize; favor, preferAntonyms of mislike adore, cotton (to), delight (in), dig, enjoy, fancy, groove (on), like, love, relish, revel (in)

  2. 2 to hold an unfavorable opinion of he's such a polite, friendly, and kind young man, it's hard to see how any prospective father-in-law could mislike him Synonyms of mislike deprecate, discountenance, disesteem, disfavor, dislike, frown (on or upon), disapprove, reprove, tsk-tsk, tut (over or about), tut-tut (over or about)Words Related to mislike disrelish, object (to), pooh-pooh (also pooh), reject, reprehend, reprobate, scorn; censure, condemn, criticize, denounce, discommend; chide, rebuke, reproach, scoldNear Antonyms of mislike endorse (also indorse), sanction, support; adore, delight (in), dig, enjoy, fancy, groove (on), love, relish, revel (in)Antonyms of mislike approve, favor, like


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