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Aversion

A`ver´sion
n.1.A turning away.
Adhesion to vice and aversion from goodness.
- Bp. Atterbury.
2.Opposition or repugnance of mind; fixed dislike; antipathy; disinclination; reluctance.
Mutual aversion of races.
- Prescott.
His rapacity had made him an object of general aversion.
- Macaulay.
The Khasias . . . have an aversion to milk.
- J. D. Hooker.
3.The object of dislike or repugnance.
Pain their aversion, pleasure their desire.
- Pope.
Noun1.Aversionaversion - a feeling of intense dislike
Synonyms: antipathy, distaste
2.aversion - the act of turning yourself (or your gaze) away; "averting her gaze meant that she was angry"
Synonyms: averting
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