antipathetical

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an·tip·a·thet·ic

 (ăn-tĭp′ə-thĕt′ĭk) also an·tip·a·thet·i·cal (-ĭ-kəl)
adj.
1.
a. Having or showing a strong aversion or repugnance: antipathetic to new ideas.
b. Opposed in nature or character; antagonistic: antipathetic factions within the party.
2. Causing a feeling of antipathy; repugnant: "The whole place and everything about it was antipathetic to her" (Anthony Trollope).

an·tip′a·thet′i·cal·ly adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.antipathetical - (usually followed by `to') strongly opposedantipathetical - (usually followed by `to') strongly opposed; "antipathetic to new ideas"; "averse to taking risks"; "loath to go on such short notice"; "clearly indisposed to grant their request"
disinclined - unwilling because of mild dislike or disapproval; "disinclined to say anything to anybody"
2.antipathetical - characterized by antagonism or antipathyantipathetical - characterized by antagonism or antipathy; "slaves antagonistic to their masters"; "antipathetic factions within the party"
hostile - characterized by enmity or ill will; "a hostile nation"; "a hostile remark"; "hostile actions"
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Additionally, Huey's graduate study at Alfred introduced her to what became a lifelong interest--strategically merging metal and clay, encouraging (and being susceptible to) an antipathetically knotty unity.
"Antipathetically" occurs in William Percy's Cuck-queanes and Cuckolds Errant.
In the previous section, having laid out an interpretation of Lacan's tripartite ontology, and having done so in order to begin the examination of the Platonic structure in terms of its three--I have also begun intimating that it's usually the aspects of the real most commonly referred to and experienced as 'nature' without and within, that are aimed at antipathetically by the Platonic move.