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aversion

noun [C usually singular] uk   /əˈvɜː.ʃən/ /ən/ us    /-ˈvɝː.ʒən/
(a person or thing that causes) a feeling of strong dislike or of not wishing to do something: I felt an instant aversion to his parents. She has a deep aversion to getting up in the morning. Greed is my pet aversion (= the thing I dislike most of all).Feelings of dislike and hatred
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