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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: Averse(0.01046 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to Averse.
English → Indonesian (quick)
enggan, ewa, menentang
English → English (WordNet)
adj : (usually followed by `to') strongly opposed; “antipathetic
to new ideas”; “averse to taking risks”; “loath to go
on such short notice”; “clearly indisposed to grant
their request” [syn: antipathetic, antipathetical,
averse(p), indisposed(p), loath(p), loth(p)]
English → English (gcide)
Averse \A*verse"\, a. [L. aversus, p. p. of avertere. See
1. Turned away or backward. [Obs.]
The tracks averse a lying notice gave,
And led the searcher backward from the cave.
2. Having a repugnance or opposition of mind; disliking;
disinclined; unwilling; reluctant.
Averse alike to flatter, or offend. --Pope.
Men who were averse to the life of camps.
Pass by securely as men averse from war. --Micah ii.
Note: The prevailing usage now is to employ to after averse
and its derivatives rather than from, as was formerly
the usage. In this the word is in agreement with its
kindred terms, hatred, dislike, dissimilar, contrary,
repugnant, etc., expressing a relation or an affection
of the mind to an object.
Syn: Averse, Reluctant, Adverse.
Usage: Averse expresses an habitual, though not of necessity
a very strong, dislike; as, averse to active pursuits;
averse to study. Reluctant, a term of the of the will,
implies an internal struggle as to making some
sacrifice of interest or feeling; as, reluctant to
yield; reluctant to make the necessary arrangements; a
reluctant will or consent. Adverse denotes active
opposition or hostility; as, adverse interests;
adverse feelings, plans, or movements; the adverse
Averse \A*verse"\, v. t. & i.
To turn away. [Obs.] --B. Jonson.