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English definition of “dislike”

dislike

verb [T]    /dɪsˈlɑɪk/
to not like; to find someone or something unpleasant, difficult, etc.: I dislike the idea of leaving him home alone all evening. dislike    /dɪsˈlɑɪk/ noun [C/U] [C] a dislike of flying
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