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    antipathy

    antipathy - Dictionary definition and meaning for word antipathy

    Definition
    (noun) a feeling of intense dislike
    Synonyms : aversion , distaste
    Definition
    (noun) the object of a feeling of intense aversion; something to be avoided
    Example Sentence
    • cats were his greatest antipathy
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for antipathy

CAN REMEMBER IT AS OPPOSITE OF sympathy. RHYMING n OPPOSITE WORDS - antipathy n sympathy

antipathy-- anti + path.. not on the same path due to a feeling of intense dislike.

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if u can remember this like anti-pathy(desi),then a person who is anti to her pathy,is an opposition in the house as she dislikes him..hehehe...

remember antipathy as anti party. in politics the people of anti-party are quite opposite in feeling

anti has aunty and pathy has husband...went aunty miz with husband der will b strong dislike ;)

anti to her pathi ( means husband in telugu and hindi )

word root approach : anti- "against" + root of pathos "feeling"

antipathy ~ anti + path; You always go against (anti) the path shown by your boss as you dislike him a lot.

ANTIPATHY<===> वैरभाव (pr. \\vairabhav \\ )[Noun] Example:She made no attempt to hide her feelings of antipathy towards him.