Dis-taste

distaste

[dis-teyst]
noun
1.
dislike; disinclination.
2.
dislike for food or drink.
verb (used with object), distasted, distasting.
3.
Archaic. to dislike.

Origin:
1580–90; dis-1 + taste


1. aversion, repugnance, disgust. See dislike.
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distaste (dɪsˈteɪst)
 
n
1.  (often foll by for) an absence of pleasure (in); dislike (of); aversion (to): to look at someone with distaste
 
vb
2.  (tr) an archaic word for dislike

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distaste
1590s, from dis- + taste.
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