Day-172 (Aversion)

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Word:
Aversion

Status:
Noun

Meaning:
A strong feeling of not liking something.

Sentences:
1) They regarded war with aversion.
2) I simply have this ingrained aversion to the sight of bloodshed.

Origin:
Latin aversus, past participle of avertere.

First use:
1596

Synonyms:
disgust, distaste, horror, loathing, nausea, revulsion, hate

Antonyms:
appetite, favor, fondness, like, liking.

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