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"hatred" in British English

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hatrednoun [U]

uk   us   /ˈheɪ.trɪd/
C1 an ​extremelystrongfeeling of ​dislike: What is very ​clear in these ​letters is Clark's ​passionate hatred of his ​father. The ​motive for this ​shockingattackseems to be ​racial hatred.

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(Definition of hatred from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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hatrednoun [U]

 us   /ˈheɪ·trɪd/
a ​strongfeeling of ​dislike; ​hate: He has an ​extreme hatred of ​taxes and ​tolls.
(Definition of hatred from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “hatred”
in Arabic كُرْه…
in Korean 증오심…
in Portuguese ódio…
in Catalan odi…
in Japanese 憎しみ, 憎悪…
in Chinese (Simplified) 憎恨,憎恶…
in Turkish kin, nefret, düşmanlık…
in Russian ненависть…
in Chinese (Traditional) 憎恨,憎惡…
in Italian odio…
in Polish nienawiść…
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