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not take kindly to sth

C2 to not like something: After ​years of being ​looked after by his ​mother, he didn't take kindly to being told to ​cook for himself.
(Definition of not take kindly to sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “not take kindly to sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 不乐意,不喜欢…
in Chinese (Traditional) 不樂意,不喜歡…
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