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mislike

[mis-lahyk] /mɪsˈlaɪk/
verb (used with object), misliked, misliking. Archaic.
1.
to dislike.
2.
to displease.
Origin
900
before 900; Middle English misliken, Old English mislīcian. See mis-1, like2
Related forms
misliker, noun
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mislike

/mɪsˈlaɪk/
verb (transitive)
1.
to dislike
noun
2.
dislike or aversion
Derived Forms
misliker, noun
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Word Origin and History for misliker

mislike

v.

Old English mislician "to be displeasing;" see mis- (1) + like (v.). Sense of "to be displeased with" is attested from 1510s. Related: Misliked; misliking.

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