distaste


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dis·taste

 (dĭs-tāst′)
n.
Dislike or aversion.
tr.v. dis·tast·ed, dis·tast·ing, dis·tastes Archaic
1. To feel repugnance for; dislike.
2. To offend; displease.

distaste

(dɪsˈteɪst)
n
(often foll by for) an absence of pleasure (in); dislike (of); aversion (to): to look at someone with distaste.
vb
(tr) an archaic word for dislike

dis•taste

(dɪsˈteɪst)

n., v. -tast•ed, -tast•ing. n.
1. dislike; disinclination: a distaste for household chores.
2. dislike for food or drink.
v.t.
3. Archaic. to dislike.
[1580–90]

distaste


Past participle: distasted
Gerund: distasting

Imperative
distaste
distaste
Present
I distaste
you distaste
he/she/it distastes
we distaste
you distaste
they distaste
Preterite
I distasted
you distasted
he/she/it distasted
we distasted
you distasted
they distasted
Present Continuous
I am distasting
you are distasting
he/she/it is distasting
we are distasting
you are distasting
they are distasting
Present Perfect
I have distasted
you have distasted
he/she/it has distasted
we have distasted
you have distasted
they have distasted
Past Continuous
I was distasting
you were distasting
he/she/it was distasting
we were distasting
you were distasting
they were distasting
Past Perfect
I had distasted
you had distasted
he/she/it had distasted
we had distasted
you had distasted
they had distasted
Future
I will distaste
you will distaste
he/she/it will distaste
we will distaste
you will distaste
they will distaste
Future Perfect
I will have distasted
you will have distasted
he/she/it will have distasted
we will have distasted
you will have distasted
they will have distasted
Future Continuous
I will be distasting
you will be distasting
he/she/it will be distasting
we will be distasting
you will be distasting
they will be distasting
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been distasting
you have been distasting
he/she/it has been distasting
we have been distasting
you have been distasting
they have been distasting
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been distasting
you will have been distasting
he/she/it will have been distasting
we will have been distasting
you will have been distasting
they will have been distasting
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been distasting
you had been distasting
he/she/it had been distasting
we had been distasting
you had been distasting
they had been distasting
Conditional
I would distaste
you would distaste
he/she/it would distaste
we would distaste
you would distaste
they would distaste
Past Conditional
I would have distasted
you would have distasted
he/she/it would have distasted
we would have distasted
you would have distasted
they would have distasted
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.distaste - a feeling of intense dislikedistaste - a feeling of intense dislike  
dislike - a feeling of aversion or antipathy; "my dislike of him was instinctive"

distaste

distaste

noun
An attitude or feeling of aversion:
verb
Archaic. To have a feeling of aversion for:
Translations
كُره، نُفور، إشْمِئْزاز
nechuťodpor
modviljeubehag
ógeî, ímugustur
koktumaskoktuspasidygėjimas
nepatikariebums
hoşlanmamasevmeme

distaste

[ˈdɪsˈteɪst] Naversión f (for por, a) she looked at his grubby clothes with distastemiró su ropa mugrienta con expresión de repugnancia

distaste

[dɪsˈteɪst] n (= dislike) → désapprobation m; (stronger)dégoût m
distaste for sth/sb → désapprobation pour qch/qn; (stronger)dégoût de qch/qn, dégoût pour qch/qn
with distaste → avec désapprobation; (stronger)avec dégoût

distaste

nWiderwille m(for gegen)

distaste

[ˈdɪsˈteɪst] n distaste (for)ripugnanza (per)

distaste

(disˈteist) noun
dislike (of something unpleasant). She looked at the untidy room with distaste.
disˈtasteful adjective
disagreeable. a distasteful job.
disˈtastefully adverb
disˈtastefulness noun

distaste

n. aversión, disgusto.
References in classic literature ?
But the worst of all--the hardest stroke of fate for Hepzibah to endure, and perhaps for Clifford, too was his invincible distaste for her appearance.
The attraction of my small charges was a constant joy, leading me to wonder afresh at the vanity of my original fears, the distaste I had begun by entertaining for the probable gray prose of my office.
Till you chose to turn her into a friend, her mind had no distaste for her own set, nor any ambition beyond it.
Wordsworth made the country, but Lamb made the town; and there is quite a band of poets nowadays who share his distaste for mountains, and take London for their muse.
She stood erect, with an expression of cold distaste for reproof of any sort.
After her father's death, she acquired a distaste of everything in life, including her art.
I resolved to commence, therefore, with the examination of the simplest objects, not anticipating, however, from this any other advantage than that to be found in accustoming my mind to the love and nourishment of truth, and to a distaste for all such reasonings as were unsound.
But tonight there was a shudder in his blood; the face of Hyde sat heavy on his memory; he felt (what was rare with him) a nausea and distaste of life; and in the gloom of his spirits, he seemed to read a menace in the flickering of the firelight on the polished cabinets and the uneasy starting of the shadow on the roof.
Then there was no room left for doubt, and Dick saw, as clear as sunlight, that she had a distaste or nourished a grudge against him.
If our soldiers are not overburdened with money, it is not because they have a distaste for riches; if their lives are not unduly long, it is not because they are disinclined to longevity.
Very odd that," said the aunt gravely; "there must be a reason for her dislike then: what can be the cause of this unusual distaste for each other?
Like most of the high nobility, who rightly enough believed that primogeniture and birth were of the last importance to THEM, she preferred to show her distaste for the present order of things, by which the youngest prince of a numerous family had been put upon the throne of the oldest, by remaining at her chateau.