1 to dislike (something) intensely; detest
2 intr to be unwilling (to be or do something)
4 Informal a person or thing that is hated (esp. in the phrase pet hate)
5 modifier expressing or arousing feelings of hatred
(Old English hatian; related to Old Norse hata, Old Saxon haton, Old High German hazzen)
hateable, hatable adj
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