What does hater mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. haternoun

    a person who hates


  1. haternoun

    One who hates.

  2. haternoun

    One who expresses unfounded or inappropriate hatred or dislike, particularly if motivated by envy.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Haternoun

    One that hates; an abhorrer; a detester.

    Etymology: from hate.

    I of her understood of that most noble constancy in my lord Argalus; which whosoever loves not, shews himself to be a hater of virtue, and unworthy to live in the society of mankind. Philip Sidney.

    Whilst he stood up and spoke,
    He was my master, and I wore my life
    To spend upon his haters. William Shakespeare, Ant. and Cleopatra.

    An enemy to God, and a hater of all good. Brown.

    They never wanted so much knowledge as to inform and convince them of the unlawfulness of a man’s being a murderer, an hater of God, and a covenant-breaker. South.


  1. Hater

    Hater is a song written and recorded by American nu metal band Korn. It was released as the third and final single from their eleventh studio album The Paradigm Shift on June 19, 2014.


  1. hater

    A hater is a person who expresses or feels strong dislike or hostility towards someone or something, often resulting from envy, resentment, or perceived shortcomings. They often express their negative feelings through criticism, discrimination, or disparaging comments.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Haternoun

    one who hates


  1. Hater

    Hater was an American rock band that formed in Seattle, Washington in 1993. The band formed as a side project mostly under the direction of Soundgarden bassist Ben Shepherd. Additional members included Soundgarden drummer Matt Cameron, guitarist John McBain, bassist John Waterman for the self-titled album, vocalist Brian Wood, brother of Mother Love Bone vocalist Andrew Wood, and Alan Davis on bass for The 2nd.

Editors Contribution

  1. hater

    When someone sees something they wish they were but know they will never be.

    Submitted by jesterfalcon on May 30, 2023  

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  1. hater

    Song lyrics by hater -- Explore a large variety of song lyrics performed by hater on the Lyrics.com website.

Surnames Frequency by Census Records

  1. HATER

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Hater is ranked #105079 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Hater surname appeared 170 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Hater.

    89.4% or 152 total occurrences were White.
    5.2% or 9 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    3.5% or 6 total occurrences were Black.

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Anagrams for hater »

  1. Earth

  2. earth

  3. heart

  4. rathe

  5. rehat

  6. Terah

  7. herat

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of hater in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of hater in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of hater in a Sentence

  1. Meghan McCain:

    Im not trying to be a hater... and like, literally with some of this stuff, I do think there are some of these people running for president, yes its admirable to run for president, but at a certain point, Marianne Williamson, youre wasting our collective time and Id like to see people who are extremely serious that can win.

  2. Amy Wynne Whatley:

    Karma is the mad hatter of a hater's world.

  3. Hakeem Jeffries:

    These are challenging times in the United States of America -- we have a hater in the White House, a birther in chief, the grand wizard of 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, one of the things that we've learned is that while Jim Crow may be dead, he still got some nieces and nephews that are alive and well.

  4. Donald Trump:

    The Special ‘Prosecutor’ assigned to the ‘get Trump case,’ Jack Smith(?), is a Trump Hating THUG whose wife is a serial and open Trump Hater, whose friends & other family members are even worse.

  5. Sipho P Nkosi:

    There's no coward like a hater.

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