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Distaste

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Definition of the noun distaste

What does distaste mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: distastes

  1. a feeling of intense dislike
    • examples: My apathy for voting comes from my distaste for politics. | After hours of browsing TV Tropes, Lyle could predict the ending of any show. This gave him a distaste for entertainment that, in a roundabout way, enabled him to make time for a more productive life.
    • lexical domain: Feelings - nouns denoting feelings and emotions
    • synonyms of distaste: antipathy / aversion
    • more generic word: dislike = a feeling of aversion or antipathy

Definition of the verb distaste

What does distaste mean as a doing word?

verb - inflections: distasted | distasting | distastes

  1. [obsolete, transitive] To dislike.
  2. [intransitive] to be distasteful; to taste bad

Group

Distaste is a musical group.

  • album: "Black Age of Nihil"

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"Distaste" is a musical album of Roanoke.

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Google previewCrabb's English Synonymes (1917)

by George Crabb A.M.

Distaste is the opposite to an agreeable taste. Dislike...

Dislike is a partial feeling , quickly produced and quickly subsiding; distaste is a settled feeling, gradually produced and permanent in its duration: disgust is either transitory or otherwise; ...

Google previewEnglish Synonyms Explained, in Alphabetical Order (1818)

With Copious Illustrations and Examples Drawn from the Best Writers by George Crabb

DISTASTE is the opposite to an agreeable taste.

The dislike is a partial feeling, quickly produced and quickly subsiding ; the distaste is a settled feeling gradually produced, and permanent in its duration : the disgust is either transitory or ...

Google previewEnglish Synonymes Explained, in Alphabetical Order; with Copious Illustrations and Examples Drawn from the Best Writers. By George Crabb, of Magdalen Hall, Oxford (1818)

DISTASTE is the opposite to an agreeable taste.

quickly produced and quickly subsiding; the distaste is a settled feeling gradually produced, and permanent in DISLIKE. its duration: the disgust is either transitory or ...

Google previewCrabb's English Synonyms

by George Crabb

Distaste is the opposite to an agreeable taste. Dislike...

Dislike is a partial feeling , quickly produced and quickly subsidlng; distaste is a settled feeling, gradually produced and permanent in its duration:_disoust is either transitory or othermse; ...

Google previewEnglish Synonymes Explained in Alphabetical Order (1826)

With Copious Illustrations and Examples Drawn from the Best Writers by George Crabb

DISTASTE is the opposite to an agreeable taste.

Dislike is a partial feeling, quickly produced and quickly subsiding ; distaste is a settled feeling gradually produced, and permanent in its duration : disgust is either transitory or otherwise ...

Google previewEnglish Synonyms Explained (1893)

In Alphabetical Order with Copious Illustrations and Examples Drawn from the Best Writers by George Crabb

Distaste is the opposite to an agreeable taste Dislike and dissatisfaction denote the...

Google previewThe Art of the Sublime (2006)

Principles of Christian Art and Architecture by Roger Homan

However, neither taste nor distaste is an absolute. Taste varies over time and according to social status and cultural context. This book is inevitably imbued with the English tastes of its author that issue in an unease with, for example, the high ...

Google previewEnglish synonymes, with copious illustrations and explanations (1858)

drawn from the best writers by George Crabb

The distaste is more than the dis • like : and the disgust more than the distaste. The dislike is a partial feeling, quicklv produced and quicklv subsiding; the distaste is a settled fueling, gradually produced, and ENGLISH SYNONYMES. U7 .

Google previewThe Presented Past (2003)

Heritage, Museums and Education by B. L. Molyneaux, P. G. Stone

The reason for this distaste is that most history teachers stress the rote learning of bare facts, dates and ...

Google previewEnglish synonymes (1839)

Explained in alphabetical order by George Crabb, J. H. Hedley

DlS'SATISFACTlON is the opposite to satisfaction, DISTASTE is the opposite to an agreeable taste. Dislike and dissatisfaction denote the feeling or sentiment produced either by persons or things : displeasure, that produced by persons only: ...

Google previewThe Anglo-American Encyclopedia and Dictionary: Dictionary department (A-Z) (1904)

That no distaste unto the realm might bring.'* Drayton: Barons' Wars, bk. vi. 2. Annoyance, displeasure, alienation of the affections. "The king loved to raise mean persons, ...

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Distaste Meaning

Video shows what distaste means. A feeling of dislike, aversion or antipathy.. Aversion of the taste, dislike, as of food or drink, disrelish.. Discomfort, uneasiness.

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Quotes about Distaste

Having once decided to achieve a certain task, achieve it at all costs of tedium and distaste. The gain in self-confidence of having accomplished a tiresome labor is immense. (Thomas Arnold Bennett)
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Scrabble value of D2I1S1T1A1S1T1E1

The value of this 8-letter word is 9 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

Anagrams of DISTASTE

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  • DISSTATE
  • STAIDEST

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