Aversion meaning

ə-vûrzhən
An intense or definite dislike; antipathy; repugnance.
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The avoidance of a thing, situation, or behavior because it has been associated with an unpleasant or painful stimulus.
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The object arousing such dislike.
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Opposition or repugnance of mind; fixed dislike.

Due to her aversion to the outdoors she complained throughout the entire camping trip.

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The definition of an aversion is a dislike or distaste for something or someone, or a desire to avoid something or someone.

An example of an aversion is when you dislike hot dogs and refuse to eat them as a result.

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(obs.) The act of turning away.
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The avoidance of a thing, situation, or behavior because it has been associated with an unpleasant or painful stimulus.
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An object of dislike or repugnance.

Pushy salespeople are a major aversion of mine.

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The act or fact of averting.

The aversion of a disaster.

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Origin of aversion

  • From Latin aversio, possibly via French aversion

    From Wiktionary