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 Dictionary entry overview: What does antipathy mean? 

  The noun ANTIPATHY has 2 senses:

1. a feeling of intense dislike
2. the object of a feeling of intense aversion; something to be avoided

  Familiarity information: ANTIPATHY used as a noun is rare.

 Dictionary entry details 


Sense 1antipathy [BACK TO TOP]


A feeling of intense dislike

Classified under:

Nouns denoting feelings and emotions


antipathy; aversion; distaste

Hypernyms ("antipathy" is a kind of...):

dislike (a feeling of aversion or antipathy)

Sense 2antipathy [BACK TO TOP]


The object of a feeling of intense aversion; something to be avoided

Classified under:

Nouns denoting cognitive processes and contents

Context example:

cats were his greatest antipathy

Hypernyms ("antipathy" is a kind of...):

object (the focus of cognitions or feelings)

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