The definition of hate is a feeling of intense dislike or aversion.(noun)
An example of hate is what you feel towards someone who has just robbed you and destroyed your house.
To hate is defined as to feel strong and intense aversion or dislike.(verb)
An example of hate is the feeling you experience towards someone who has done something horribly unkind to you.
See hate in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME hatien < OE hatian, akin to Ger hassen < IE base *ād-, bad temper > Gr kēdein, to trouble, kedos, grief, Welsh cas, hate
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verb hat·ed, hat·ing, hates verb, transitive
Origin: Middle English haten
Origin: , from Old English hatian
Origin: . N., Middle English
Origin: , from Old English hete.
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