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hatred

[hey-trid] /ˈheɪ trɪd/
noun
1.
the feeling of one who hates; intense dislike or extreme aversion or hostility.
Origin
1125-1175
1125-75; Middle English; see hate, -red
Related forms
prehatred, noun
self-hatred, noun
Synonyms
animosity, detestation, loathing, abomination.
Antonyms
attraction, love.
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British Dictionary definitions for selfhatred

hatred

/ˈheɪtrɪd/
noun
1.
a feeling of intense dislike; enmity
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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Word Origin and History for selfhatred
hatred
c.1175, from M.E. hate (see hate) + rare suffix -red, from O.E. ræden "state, condition," related to verb rædan "to advise, discuss, rule, read, guess." See read and cf. second element of kindred and proper names Æþelræd and Alfred.
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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selfhatred in the Bible

among the works of the flesh (Gal. 5:20). Altogether different is the meaning of the word in Deut. 21:15; Matt. 6:24; Luke 14:26; Rom. 9:13, where it denotes only a less degree of love.

Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary
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