Từ điển trực tuyến - Online Dictionary

English - Vietnamese Dictionary
dislike /dis'laik/
  • danh từ
    • sự không ưa, sự không thích, sự ghét
    • ngoại động từ
      • không ưa, không thích, ghét
    Concise Dictionary
    +an inclination to withhold approval from some person or group
    +a feeling of aversion or antipathy
    +have or feel a dislike or distaste for
    Thesaurus Dictionary
    1 be averse to, mind, turn from, disfavour, disesteem, be put or turned off by; hate, loathe, scorn, despise, contemn, detest, abominate, execrate:
    I no longer dislike spinach.
    2 aversion, displeasure, distaste, disfavour, disesteem, disrelish, disaffection, disinclination; loathing, hatred, animus, animosity, antipathy, detestation, contempt, execration, ill will; disgust, repugnance; hostility, antagonism:
    I took an instant dislike to the fellow. She feels an intense dislike for her father.
    Advanced English Dictionary
    verb, noun
    + verb (rather formal) to not like sb/sth: [VN] Why do you dislike him so much? + He disliked it when she behaved badly in front of his mother. + [V -ing] I dislike being away from my family. + Much as she disliked going to funerals (= although she did not like it at all), she knew she had to be there. + [VN -ing] He disliked her staying away from home.
    + noun
    1 [U, sing.] ~ (of / for sb/sth) a feeling of not liking sb/sth: He did not try to hide his dislike of his boss. + She took an instant dislike to the house and the neighbourhood.
    2 [C, usually pl.] a thing that you do not like: I've told you all my likes and dislikes.
    Collocation Dictionary

    1 feeling of not liking sb/sth


    acute, deep, great, hearty, intense, real, strong, violent
    Several committee members expressed their intense dislike of the chairman.
    | growing | particular | obvious, marked | instant | instinctive | open | active
    She threw him a look of active dislike.
    | cold
    He glanced at her with cold dislike.
    | pathological | personal | mutual
    In spite of their mutual dislike and hostility, they quite often worked together.


    feel, have
    She felt dislike rather than sympathy as he told his story. My grandfather has a great dislike of long hair on boys.
    | express, show | take
    I took an instant dislike to my new colleague.


    with ~
    Sonia stared at me with dislike and distrust.
    | ~ for
    She had a deep dislike for Robert's wife.


    a feeling/look of dislike

    2 sth you do not like


    your likes and dislikes
    I've told you all my likes and dislikes.



    cordially, greatly, heartily, intensely, positively, really, strongly
    She disliked her boss intensely.
    | particularly | simply
    He simply disliked working with committees and avoided it whenever possible.
    | instinctively | actively
    There are very few foods that I actively dislike.
    | clearly, obviously


    be universally/widely disliked
    The new teacher was universally disliked.

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