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English definition of “dislike”

dislike

verb [T] uk   /dɪˈslaɪk/ us  
B1 to not like someone or something: Why do you dislike her so much? [+ -ing verb] I dislike walking and I hate the countryside.

dislike

noun uk   /dɪˈslaɪk/ us  
B2 [S or U] a feeling of not liking something or someone: She has a dislike of cold weather. I'm afraid Dad took an instant dislike to this new boyfriend of yours. B1 [C usually plural] something that you do not like: His main dislikes about work are the noise and dust in the factory.
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