Translation of "hate" - English-Polish dictionary


verb [ T ] uk /heɪt/ us

A2 to dislike someone or something very much

They've hated each other since they were kids.
[ + doing sth ] He hates going to the dentist's.
[ + to do sth ] I hate to see you look so upset.

used to emphasize that you are sorry you have to do something

nie chcieć
I hate to interrupt, John, but we need to leave.
→ See also hate sb's guts

(Translation of “hate verb” from the Cambridge English–Polish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)