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aversion

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aversion(
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vuhr
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zhihn
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (dislike)
a. la aversión
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
I could never be a surgeon because of my aversion to blood.Nunca podría ser cirujano debido a la aversión que siento por la sangre.
2. (something disliked)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
Dealing with the paparazzi was the famous actress' aversion.La famosa actriz aborrecía tener que vérselas con los paparazzi.
Susie's pet aversion is going to the hairdresser's.Le tiene fobia a ir a la peluquería.
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aversion
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (feeling)
a. la aversión
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
to have an aversion to something/somebodysentir aversión por algo/alguien
aversion therapyterapia de aversión
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aversion [əˈvɜːʃən]
noun
1 (dislike) aversión (f);to, for hacia
to feel an aversion for sth he has an aversion to spiders
I have an aversion to garlic/cooking el ajo/la cocina me repugna; tengo aversión por el ajo/la cocina
he has a strong aversion to work he had a strong aversion to astrology
I have an aversion to him me repugna; le tengo aversión; I took an aversion to it empezó a repugnarme
2 (hated thing) cosa (f) aborrecida
it is one of my aversions es una de las cosas que me repugnan
modifier
aversion therapy (n) terapia (f) por aversión; terapia (f) aversiva
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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