To have a great aversion to, with a strong desire that evil should befall the person toward whom the feeling is directed; to dislike intensely; to detest; as, to hate one's enemies; to hate hypocrisy.
- To feel hostility or animosity toward.
- To detest.
- To feel dislike or distaste for: hates washing dishes.
- To feel hatred.
- Intense animosity or dislike; hatred.
- An object of detestation or hatred: My pet hate is tardiness.