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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.

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.

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  1. Earth, earth, heart, rathe, rehat, Terah

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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. Emeasoba George:

    No human is beneath contempt. In other words, no human is utterly worthless or despicable. Yes! anyone who thinks or says otherwise is either a hater, bigot or racist. You can say I said so. -Emeasoba George

  2. Sipho P Nkosi:

    There's no coward like a hater.

  3. Jonathan Zimmerman:

    What happened to Amy Wax can happen to you. There is nothing stopping anyone from coming after you. If you say something deemed unacceptable, with public shaming and unreasoned condemnation, once you are labeled a hater, a xenophobe, a racist, or a white supremacist, that label will stick and nothing else will matter in this internet age. is there any achievement gap among law students?

  4. Don Woodsmall:

    The SPLC leadership’s own history is one of racism, misogyny and spreading hate, including an extremist attack on the Family Research Center, the notion that haters of the truth can be fit judges of who is or is not a ‘hater’ is preposterous, and the sooner people stop taking these far-left loons seriously the better.

  5. 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.

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    a person who pleads for a cause or propounds an idea
    • A. couvade
    • B. auspices
    • C. exponent
    • D. urus

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