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hatred

[ hey-trid ]
/ ˈheɪ trɪd /
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noun
the feeling of one who hates; intense dislike or extreme aversion or hostility.
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Origin of hatred

Middle English word dating back to 1125–75; see origin at hate, -red

OTHER WORDS FROM hatred

pre·ha·tred, nounself-hatred, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for hatred

hatred
/ (ˈheɪtrɪd) /

noun
a feeling of intense dislike; enmity
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