- The definition of hatred is a feeling of intense dislike.
When you really, really dislike someone, this is an example of a time when you feel hatred towards that person.
hatred definition by Webster's New World
Origin: Middle English ; from hate, hate plush -red, -reden ; from Old English -ræden, state, condition
hatred definition by American Heritage Dictionary
Origin: Middle English : hate, hate; see hate + -rede, condition (from Old English -rǣden; see ar- in Indo-European roots).