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a·ver·sion

 (ə-vûr′zhən)
n.
1.
a. A fixed, intense dislike; repugnance: formed an aversion to crowds.
b. The cause or object of such a feeling: "I jumped up, and ran out of the room ... because a newspaper writer is my aversion" (Fanny Kemble).
2. The avoidance of a thing, situation, or behavior because it has been associated with an unpleasant or painful stimulus.
3. The act or fact of averting: the aversion of a disaster.

aversion

(əˈvɜːʃən)
n
1. (usually foll by: to or for) extreme dislike or disinclination; repugnance
2. a person or thing that arouses this: he is my pet aversion.

a•ver•sion

(əˈvɜr ʒən, -ʃən)

n.
1. a strong feeling of dislike, repugnance, or antipathy toward something and a desire to avoid it: an aversion to snakes.
2. a cause or object of such a feeling.
3. Obs. the act of turning away or preventing.
[1590–1600; < Latin āversiō]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.aversion - a feeling of intense dislikeaversion - a feeling of intense dislike  
dislike - a feeling of aversion or antipathy; "my dislike of him was instinctive"
2.aversion - the act of turning yourself (or your gaze) awayaversion - the act of turning yourself (or your gaze) away; "averting her gaze meant that she was angry"
avoidance, shunning, turning away, dodging - deliberately avoiding; keeping away from or preventing from happening

aversion

hatred, hate, horror, disgust, hostility, opposition, dislike, reluctance, loathing, distaste, animosity, revulsion, antipathy, repulsion, abhorrence, disinclination, repugnance, odium, detestation, indisposition Many people have an aversion to insects.

aversion

noun
Translations
كَراهِيَّه، بُغْض شَديد
odporaverze
aversionmodvilje
óbeit
aversionmotvilja
nefrettiksinti

aversion

[əˈvɜːʃən]
A. N
1. (= dislike) → aversión f (to, for hacia) I have an aversion to garlic/cookingel ajo/la cocina me repugna, tengo aversión por el ajo/la cocina
I have an aversion to himme repugna, le tengo aversión
I took an aversion to itempezó a repugnarme
2. (= hated thing) → cosa f aborrecida
it is one of my aversionses una de las cosas que me repugnan
B. CPD aversion therapy Nterapia f por aversión, terapia f aversiva

aversion

[əˈvɜːrʃən] naversion f, répugnance f
aversion to doing sth → répugnance à faire qch
to have an aversion to sb/sth → avoir de l'aversion pour qn/qch

aversion

n
(= strong dislike)Abneigung f, → Aversion f (geh, Psych) → (to gegen); he has an aversion to getting weter hat eine Abscheu davor, nass zu werden
(= object of aversion)Gräuel m; smoking is his pet aversionRauchen ist ihm ein besonderer Gräuel

aversion

[əˈvɜːʃn] n (dislike) aversion (for or to)avversione f (per)
spiders are his aversion → ha la fobia dei ragni
my pet aversion → ciò che detesto di più
to have an aversion to sb/sth → avere or nutrire un'avversione nei confronti di qn/qc

averse

(əˈvəːs) adjective
(with to) having a dislike for. averse to hard work.
aˈversion (-ʃən) , ((American) — ʒən) noun
a feeling of dislike.

aversion

n. aversión, aborrecimiento, antipatía, odio;
___ therapyterapia de aversión.

aversion

n aversión f
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