aversion
Pronunciation
  • (RP) IPA: /əˈvɜːʃn/
  • (America) IPA: /əˈvɝʒn/

Noun

aversion

  1. Opposition or repugnance of mind; fixed dislike.
    Synonyms: antipathy, disinclination, reluctance
    Due to her aversion to the outdoors she complained throughout the entire camping trip.
  2. An object of dislike or repugnance.
    Synonyms: abomination
    Pushy salespeople are a major aversion of mine.
  3. (obsolete) The act of turning away from an object.
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