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AVERSIVE

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does aversive mean? 

AVERSIVE (adjective)
  The adjective AVERSIVE has 1 sense:

1. tending to repel or dissuade

  Familiarity information: AVERSIVE used as an adjective is very rare.


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AVERSIVE (adjective)


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Meaning:

Tending to repel or dissuade

Classified under:

Relational adjectives (pertainyms)

Context example:

aversive conditioning

Pertainym:

aversion (a feeling of intense dislike)


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