Bedeutung von "hate" - als Fremdsprache


verb [ T ] uk us /heɪt/

A2 to dislike someone or something very much:

They've hated each other since they were kids.
[ + doing sth ] He hates going to the dentist's.
[ + to do sth ] I hate to see you look so upset.

used to emphasize that you are sorry you have to do something:

I hate to interrupt, John, but we need to leave.
→ See also hate sb's guts

(Definition von "hate verb" von Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)