hate

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hate(
heyt
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (hatred)
a. el odio
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
They say that the opposite of love is hate.Dicen que el odio es el contrario del amor.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
2. (to detest)
a. odiar
She hated him so much she wanted to kill him.Lo odiaba tanto que lo quería matar.
b. detestar
I hate this place. It's so boring!Detesto este lugar. ¡Es tan aburrido!
3. (to be reluctant)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
I hate to tell you this, but he already has a girlfriend.Siento decírtelo, pero ya tiene novia.
I hate to think how many people he's tricked.No quiero ni pensar en cuántas personas ha engañado.
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hate
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (hatred)
a. el odio
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
hate mailcartas que contienen amenazas o fuertes críticas
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
2. (general)
a. odiar, detestar
he hates to be contradictedno soporta que le contradigan
3. (colloquial)
a.
I hate to admit it but I think he's rightme cuesta admitirlo, pero creo que tiene razón
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hate [heɪt]
noun
odio (m)
transitive verb
odiar; detestar
to hate sb like poison odiar a algn a muerte; I hate having to commute every day no soporto tener que tomar el tren todos los días para ir a trabajar; he hates to be or he hates being corrected no soporta que se le corrija or que le corrijan; I hate to see him unhappy me duele mucho or no soporto verlo triste; I hate to say it, but ... lamento tener que decirlo, pero ...; I hate to trouble you, but ... siento muchísimo molestarle, pero ...
modifier
hate campaign (n) campaña (f) or operación (f) de acoso (y derribo)
to mount/wage a hate campaign against sb montar/realizar una campaña or operación de acoso y derribo contra algn
he complained that the press was being encouraged by the government to mount a hate campaign against him A HATE campaign is being waged against a mother after her four sons died in a house fire the Queen's advisers waged a secret hate campaign against the Duchess He said he has become the victim of a hate campaign since he was quizzed by detectives
hate mail (n) cartas (f) amenazantes
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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