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Hate vs. Desire

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Hatenoun

An object of hatred.

‘One of my pet hates is traffic wardens.’;

Desireverb

To want; to wish for earnestly.

‘I desire to speak with you.’;

Hatenoun

Hatred.

‘He gave me a look filled with pure hate.’;

Desireverb

To put a request to (someone); to entreat.

Hatenoun

(Internet slang) Negative feedback, abusive behaviour.

‘There was a lot of hate in the comments on my vlog about Justin Bieber from his fans.’;

Desireverb

To want emotionally or sexually.

‘She has desired him since they first met.’;

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Hateverb

(transitive) To dislike intensely or greatly.

Desireverb

To express a wish for; to entreat; to request.

Hateverb

(intransitive) To experience hatred.

‘Do not fear; he who fears hates; he who hates kills. — attributed to Gandhi’;

Desireverb

To require; to demand; to claim.

Hateverb

To have a great aversion to, with a strong desire that evil should befall the person toward whom the feeling is directed; to dislike intensely; to detest; as, to hate one's enemies; to hate hypocrisy.

‘Whosoever hateth his brother is a murderer.’;

Desireverb

To miss; to regret.

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Hateverb

To be very unwilling; followed by an infinitive, or a substantive clause with that; as, to hate to get into debt; to hate that anything should be wasted.

‘I hate that he should linger here.’;

Desirenoun

(countable) Someone or something wished for.

‘It is my desire to speak with you.’; ‘You’re my heart’s desire.’;

Hateverb

To love less, relatively.

Desirenoun

(uncountable) Strong attraction, particularly romantic or sexual.

‘His desire for her kept him awake at night.’;

Hatenoun

Strong aversion coupled with desire that evil should befall the person toward whom the feeling is directed; as exercised toward things, intense dislike; hatred; detestation; - opposed to love.

‘For in a wink the false love turns to hate.’;

Desirenoun

(uncountable) The feeling of desiring; an eager longing for something.

‘Too much desire can seriously affect one’s judgment.’;

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Hatenoun

the emotion of hate; a feeling of dislike so strong that it demands action

Desirenoun

(uncountable) Motivation.

Hateverb

dislike intensely; feel antipathy or aversion towards;

‘I hate Mexican food’; ‘She detests politicians’;

Desireverb

To long for; to wish for earnestly; to covet.

‘Neither shall any man desire thy land.’; ‘Ye desire your child to live.’;

Desireverb

To express a wish for; to entreat; to request.

‘Then she said, Did I desire a son of my lord?’; ‘Desire him to go in; trouble him no more.’;

Desireverb

To require; to demand; to claim.

‘A doleful case desires a doleful song.’;

Desireverb

To miss; to regret.

‘She shall be pleasant while she lives, and desired when she dies.’;

Desirenoun

The natural longing that is excited by the enjoyment or the thought of any good, and impels to action or effort its continuance or possession; an eager wish to obtain or enjoy.

‘Unspeakable desire to see and know.’;

Desirenoun

An expressed wish; a request; petition.

‘And slowly was my mother broughtTo yield consent to my desire.’;

Desirenoun

Anything which is desired; an object of longing.

‘The Desire of all nations shall come.’;

Desirenoun

Excessive or morbid longing; lust; appetite.

Desirenoun

Grief; regret.

Desirenoun

the feeling that accompanies an unsatisfied state

Desirenoun

an inclination to want things;

‘a man of many desires’;

Desirenoun

something that is desired

Desireverb

feel or have a desire for; want strongly;

‘I want to go home now’; ‘I want my own room’;

Desireverb

expect and wish;

‘I trust you will behave better from now on’; ‘I hope she understands that she cannot expect a raise’;

Desireverb

express a desire for

Desire

Desires are states of mind that are expressed by terms like , , or . A great variety of features is commonly associated with desires.

‘wanting’; ‘wishing’; ‘longing’; ‘craving’;

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