dislikeverb [ T ]uk /dɪˈslaɪk/ us /dɪˈslaɪk/
B1 to not like someone or something:
Why do you dislike her so much?
- I have always disliked that feeling of fullness after a large meal.
- She disliked the president, whom she once described as an 'insufferable bore'.
- The producer disliked the script and said it must be rewritten.
- He dislikes any kind of physical contact - he doesn't even like to shake your hand.
- I can't imagine why she became a teacher because she obviously dislikes children intensely!
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