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ha·tred

 (hā′trĭd)
n.
Intense animosity or hostility.

[Middle English : hate, hate; see hate + -rede, condition (from Old English -rǣden; see ar- in Indo-European roots).]

hatred

(ˈheɪtrɪd)
n
a feeling of intense dislike; enmity

ha•tred

(ˈheɪ trɪd)

n.
the feeling of one who hates; intense dislike or extreme aversion or hostility.
[1125–75; Middle English; see hate, -red]

hatred

  • enmity - "Hatred, ill will," the feelings of an enemy.
  • heartburn - Has an old meaning of "jealousy" or "hatred."
  • odium - Another word for hatred.
  • misoneism - People with a hatred of change or new things experience misoneism.

Hatred

 
  1. Dislike ran round the table like electricity —Penelope Gilliatt
  2. Exuded venom like a malicious old lady —Colette
  3. The greatest hatred, like the greatest virtue and the worst dogs, is silent —Jean Paul Richter
  4. Hate … flowed like electric syrup through her veins —Marge Piercy
  5. Hate is ptomaine, good-will is a panacea —Elbert Hubbard
  6. Hating people is like burning down your own house to get rid of a rat —Harry Emerson Fosdick
  7. Hatred fills my mouth like spit —Margaret Atwood
  8. Hatred is a form of subjective involvement by which one is bound to the hated object —Lao Tzu
  9. Hatred like fire; it makes even light rubbish deadly —George Elliott
  10. Hatreds, like chickens, come home to roost —Joseph Shearing
  11. He’ll (a hated individual) be getting into your beer, like prussic acid; and blotting out your eyes, like a cataract; and screaming in your ears, like a brain tumor; and boiling around your heart, like melted lead; and ramping through your guts, like a cancer —Joyce Cary
  12. I hate you like all-fire —Truman Capote
  13. (Lady Charlotte would swallow back her hot feeling against Cynthia.) It [hate] was like a dark web within her, a fibrous tangle like the roots of plants in too small a pot —M. J. Farrell
  14. My hate is like ripe fruit —Marvin Bell
  15. The pleasure of hating, like a poisonous mineral, eats into the heart of religion and turns it to rankling spleen and bigotry —William Hazlitt

    In his essay, The Pleasures of Hating, Hazlitt continues to describe the effects of hatred: “It makes patriotism an excuse for carrying fire, pestilence, and famine into other lands; it leaves to virtue nothing but the spirit of censoriousness.”

  16. Promiscuous haters get religion as promiscuous lovers get clap —Gerald Kersh
  17. Spite may often see as clearly as charity —Lawrence Durrell
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.hatred - the emotion of intense dislikehatred - the emotion of intense dislike; a feeling of dislike so strong that it demands action
emotion - any strong feeling
detestation, execration, loathing, abhorrence, abomination, odium - hate coupled with disgust
misanthropy - hatred of mankind
misogamy - hatred of marriage
misogynism, misogyny - hatred of women
misology - hatred of reasoning
misoneism - hatred of change or innovation
misopedia - hatred of children
murderousness - a bloodthirsty hatred arousing murderous impulses
despisal, despising - a feeling of scornful hatred
ill will, enmity, hostility - the feeling of a hostile person; "he could no longer contain his hostility"
malevolence, malignity - wishing evil to others

hatred

noun hate, dislike, animosity, aversion, revulsion, antagonism, antipathy, enmity, abomination, ill will, animus, repugnance, odium, detestation, execration He has been accused of inciting racial hatred.
love, liking, affection, attachment, goodwill, devotion, fondness, friendliness, amity
Quotations
"Hatred, for the man who is not engaged in it, is a little like the odour of garlic for one who hasn't eaten any" [Jean Rostand Pensées d'un Biologiste]

hatred

noun
Translations
بُغْضكُرْه شَديد
nenávist
had
malamo
viha
viha
mržnja
gyűlölet
kebencian
hatur
憎しみ
증오
invidiaodium
ienaidsnaids
ură
sovraštvo
hat
chuki
ความเกลียด
ghétlòng căm thù

hatred

[ˈheɪtrɪd] Nodio m (for a)

hatred

[ˈheɪtrɪd] n
[person] → haine f
hatred for sb → la haine pour qn
to feel hatred towards sb → éprouver de la haine pour qn self-hatred
[thing] → horreur f
He had a hatred of injustice → Il avait horreur de l'injustice.
[racial, religious] → haine f
hatred of foreigners → la haine des étrangershat-trick hat trick [ˈhættrɪk] n (British) to score a hat trick (= score three times) → réussir trois coups consécutifs (= win three matches) → gagner trois matchs consécutifs

hatred

nHass m (→ for, of auf +acc); (of spinach, spiders etc)Abscheu m (→ of vor +dat); racial hatredRassenhass m

hatred

[ˈheɪtrɪd] n hatred (of)odio (per)

hate

(heit) verb
to dislike very much. I hate them for their cruelty to my father; I hate getting up in the morning.
noun
1. great dislike. a look of hate.
2. something disliked. Getting up in the morning is one of my pet (= particular) hates.
ˈhateful adjective
very bad; very unpleasant. That was a hateful thing to do to her; What a hateful person!
ˈhatefully adverb
ˈhatefulness noun
hatred (ˈheitrid) noun
great dislike. There was a look of hatred in his eyes; I have a deep-seated hatred of liars.

hatred

بُغْض nenávist had Hass μίσος odio viha haine mržnja odio 憎しみ 증오 haat hat nienawiść aversão ненависть hat ความเกลียด nefret lòng căm thù 仇恨

hate

, hatred
n. odio, aversión;
v. odiar, repudiar.
References in classic literature ?
After pacing to and fro in much agitation, he struck his forehead, and burst out in a wild strain, singing of his hatred to Roderigo, his love for Zara, and his pleasing resolution to kill the one and win the other.
Al- though for years she had hated her husband, her hatred had always before been a quite impersonal thing.
But all this love would turn to hatred, were I assured that what I so much apprehend is true.
The wall-paper, as I said before, is torn off in spots, and it sticketh closer than a brother--they must have had perseverance as well as hatred.
They may love other individuals far better than their relatives,--they may even cherish dislike, or positive hatred, to the latter; but yet, in view of death, the strong prejudice of propinquity revives, and impels the testator to send down his estate in the line marked out by custom so immemorial that it looks like nature.
Pearl felt the sentiment, and requited it with the bitterest hatred that can be supposed to rankle in a childish bosom.
They hated the bosses and they hated the owners; they hated the whole place, the whole neighborhood-- even the whole city, with an all-inclusive hatred, bitter and fierce.
When Legree returned, baffled and disappointed, all the long-working hatred of his soul towards his slave began to gather in a deadly and desperate form.
Conceive of the ingenious devilishness of that queen: she had a special hatred for this prisoner, and she had INVENTED all those funer- als herself, to scorch his heart with; and the sublimest stroke of genius of the whole thing was leaving the family-invoice a funeral SHORT, so as to let him wear his poor old soul out guessing.
And all the time, hatred of his ostensible "uncle" was steadily growing in his heart; for he said to himself, "He is white; and I am his chattel, his property, his goods, and he can sell me, just as he could his dog.
In some few instances, their incredulity arises from a want of reflection; but, generally, it indicates a hatred of the light, a desire to shield slavery from the assaults of its foes, a contempt of the colored race, whether bond or free.
Elton; the whole system of whose treatment of her, by the bye, has ever filled me with indignation and hatred.