1. [ verb ] have or feel a dislike or distaste for

"I really dislike this salesman"

Related terms: like hate resent disapprove
2. [ noun ] an inclination to withhold approval from some person or group
Synonyms: disfavour disapproval disfavor
Related terms: inclination reprobation doghouse
3. [ noun ] a feeling of aversion or antipathy

"my dislike of him was instinctive"

Related terms: liking feeling contempt disapproval antipathy alienation disgust antagonism unfriendliness scunner technophobia creepy-crawlies Anglophobia disinclination
Similar spelling:   disliked