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hate (emotion)

Definition:

the emotion of intense dislike; a feeling of dislike so strong that it demands action

Class:

feeling noun (feelings and emotions)

Plural:

hates

Type of:

emotion » feeling » state » attribute

Original source:

Princeton WordNet

Synonyms:

hatred

Etymology:

[verb] Old English hatian "to hate", from Proto-Germanic ... | [noun] Old...
(Source: Online Etymology)  [more]

All senses of hate...

Definition references  (+images)

Wikipedia:

Hatred | hate

a deep and emotional extreme dislike that can be directed against individuals, entities, objects, or ideas. Hatred is often associated with feelings of anger and a disposition towards hostility. Commonly held moral rules, such as the Golden Rule,... (38 of 1356 words)

en​.wikipedia​.org​/wiki​/Hatred

Collins Dictionary:

hatred | enmity [synonym]

a feeling of intense dislike; enmity (6 of 493 words, 10 usage examples, pronunciation)

www​.collinsdictionary​.com​/dictionary​/english​/hatred

Merriam-Webster:

hatred | hate [synonym, sense-specific] | abhorrence [synonym, sense-specific] | abomination [synonym, sense-specific] | detestation [synonym, sense-specific] | execration [synonym, sense-specific] | loathing [synonym, sense-specific] | affection [antonym, sense-specific] | devotion [antonym, sense-specific] | ...

"hate" | prejudiced hostility or animosity (5 of 160 words, 2 definitions, 1 usage example, pronunciation)

www​.merriam-webster​.com​/dictionary​/hatred

Macmillan British Dictionary:

hatred [uncountable, formal]

a very strong feeling that you dislike someone or something very much (12 of 60 words, 2 usage examples, pronunciation)

www​.macmillandictionary​.com​/dictionary​/british​/hatred

Oxford Dictionary:

hatred | hate [synonym]

intense dislike; hate (3 of 49 words, 2 usage examples, pronunciation)

oxforddictionaries​.com​/definition​/english​/hatred

Wiktionary:

aversion | aversions [plural] | hatred [strong] | hatreds [strong, plural] | hate [strong] | antipathy [synonym, sense-specific] | disinclination [synonym, sense-specific] | reluctance [synonym, sense-specific] | abomination [synonym, sense-specific]

Opposition or repugnance of mind; fixed dislike. | An object of dislike or repugnance. | [obsolete] The act of turning away from an object. (22 of 36 words, 3 definitions, 2 usage examples, pronunciations)

en​.wiktionary​.org​/wiki​/aversion

Cambridge Dictionary:

hatred

an extremely strong feeling of dislike (6 of 34 words, 2 usage examples, pronunciation)

dictionary​.cambridge​.org​/dictionary​/british​/hatred

American Heritage Dictionary:

hatred | miso- | mis-

Intense animosity or hostility. (4 of 26 words, pronunciation)

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/hatred

New World Dictionary:

hatred

strong dislike or ill will; hate (6 of 20 words, pronunciation)

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/hatred

Random House Dictionary:

hatred

the feeling of one who hates; intense dislike or extreme aversion or hostility. (13 of 18 words, pronunciation)

dictionary​.infoplease​.com​/hatred

Britannica Encyclopedia:

emotion [psychology]

a complex experience of consciousness, bodily sensation, and behaviour that reflects the personal significance of a thing, an event, or a state of ... (23 of 964 words, 6 images)

www​.britannica​.com​/E​Bchecked​/topic​/185972​/emotion

Columbia Encyclopedia:

emotion

term commonly and loosely used to denote individual, subjective feelings which dictate moods. In psychology, emotion is considered a response to ... (21 of 228 words)

www​.infoplease​.com​/ce​6​/sci​/A​0817276​.html

Encarta Dictionary:

hatred

a feeling of intense hostility towards somebody or something (9 of 33 words, pronunciation)

encarta​.msn​.com​/dictionary 1861616776​/definition​.html  [offline]

Etymology references

Online Etymology:

hate

Origin: [verb] Old English hatian "to hate", from Proto-Germanic ... | [noun] Old English hete "hatred, spite", from Proto-Germanic *hatis- ... (18 of 99 etymology words)

www​.etymonline​.com​/index​.php term=hate

Wiktionary:

hate | hated [past tense] | hating [present participle] | hates [3rd-person singular present]

Origin: Middle English haten, from Old English hatian ("to hate, treat as an enemy"), from Proto-Germanic *hatōną ... | Old English hete, from Proto-Germanic *hataz. Cognate with West Frisian haat, Dutch... (29 of 58 etymology words)

en​.wiktionary​.org​/wiki​/hate

New World Dictionary:

hate | hated [past tense] | hating [present participle]

Origin: Middle English hatien from Old English hatian, akin to German hassen from Indo-European base *_ād-, bad temper derives ... (18 of 27 etymology words)

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/hate

Oxford Dictionary:

hate | hate on

Origin: Old English hatian (verb), hete (noun), of Germanic origin; related to Dutch haten (verb) and German hassen (verb), Hass "hatred"

oxforddictionaries​.com​/definition​/english​/hate

Collins Dictionary:

hate

Origin: Old English hatian; related to Old Norse hata, Old Saxon hatōn, Old High German hazzēn

www​.collinsdictionary​.com​/dictionary​/english​/hate

American Heritage Dictionary:

hate | hated [past tense] | hating [present participle] | hates [3rd-person singular present]

Origin: Middle English haten, from Old English hatian. N., Middle English, from Old English hete.

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/hate

Merriam-Webster:

hate [entry 1, often attributive, noun]

First use: before 12th century

Origin: Middle English, from Old English hete; akin to Old High German haz hate, Greek kēdos care

www​.merriam-webster​.com​/dictionary​/hate

Encarta Dictionary:

hate | hates [plural] | hated [past tense] | hating [present participle]

Origin: Old English hete (noun), hatian (verb) from Indo-European

encarta​.msn​.com​/dictionary 1861616768​/definition​.html  [offline]

Audio references

Wiktionary:

hate | hated [past tense] | hating [present participle] | hates [3rd-person singular present]

Audio: North American English pronunciation of "hate"

en​.wiktionary​.org​/wiki​/hate

Collins Dictionary:

hate

Audio: North American English pronunciation of "hate"

www​.collinsdictionary​.com​/dictionary​/english​/hate

Macmillan British Dictionary:

hate [transitive] | hated [past tense] | hating [present participle] | hates [3rd-person singular present]

Audio: British English pronunciation of "hate"

www​.macmillandictionary​.com​/dictionary​/british​/hate

hate [uncountable, noun]

Audio: British English pronunciation of "hate"

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Macmillan American Dictionary:

hate [transitive] | hated [past tense] | hating [present participle] | hates [3rd-person singular present]

Audio: North American pronunciation of "hate"

www​.macmillandictionary​.com​/dictionary​/american​/hate

hate [uncountable, noun]

Audio: North American pronunciation of "hate"

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Cambridge Dictionary:

hate [entry 1]

Audio 1: British English pronunuciation of "hate"

Audio 2: North American English pronunuciation of "hate"

dictionary​.cambridge​.org​/dictionary​/british​/hate 1

the Free Dictionary:

hate

Audio 1: North American English pronunciation of "hate"

Audio 2: British English pronunciation of "hate"

Audio 3: North American English pronunciation of "hate" by speech synthesizer

www​.thefreedictionary​.com​/hate

Google Dictionary:

hate | hated [past tense] | hating [present participle] | hates [3rd-person singular present]

Audio: English pronunciation of "hate"

www​.google​.com​/#hl=en&tbs=dfn​:1&fp=1&q=hate

Merriam-Webster Pronunciation:

hate

Audio: North American pronunciation of "hate"

www​.merriam-webster​.com​/audio​.php file=hate​0001 word=hate

YourDictionary Audio:

hate

Audio: North American English pronunciation of "hate" by speech synthesizer

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/hate

freedictionary.org:

Hate

Audio: North American English pronunciation of "Hate" by speech synthesizer

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