antipathy, aversion, distaste(noun)
a feeling of intense dislike
the act of turning yourself (or your gaze) away
"averting her gaze meant that she was angry"
Opposition or repugnance of mind; fixed dislike.
Due to her aversion to the outdoors she complained throughout the entire camping trip.
An object of dislike or repugnance.
Pushy salespeople are a major aversion of mine.
The act of turning away from an object.
a turning away
opposition or repugnance of mind; fixed dislike; antipathy; disinclination; reluctance
the object of dislike or repugnance
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
a-vėr′-shun, n. dislike: hatred: the object of dislike. [See Avert.]
The numerical value of aversion in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of aversion in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
My only aversion to vice, is the price.
Self-reliance is its aversion. It loves not realities and creators, but names and customs.
It's general risk aversion manifesting itself after a really bad August, the continued uncertainty about China is definitely adding to worries.
In the case of smokers, the greater their perception of risk for smoking, the greater their psychological aversion to having their worries confirmed by a doctor.
Mankind have a great aversion to intellectual labor but even supposing knowledge to be easily attainable, more people would be content to be ignorant than would take even a little trouble to acquire it.
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- антипатия, отвращениеBulgarian
- aversióCatalan, Valencian
- averze, odporCzech
- vastenmielisyys, vastahakoisuusFinnish
- aversi, keenggananIndonesian
- отвращение, неприятие, неприязньRussian
- averzija, otporSerbo-Croatian
- aversion, motviljaSwedish
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