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Harriett had a little shock of dismay and resentment, hating change.

To hate him would be hating an overpowering force, like heat, or electricity.

And you have conquered, in a better way than you meant when you were angry and hating me.

Slender of body and soul, fit neither for loving nor hating.

I like the English and I can't see any good in just hating them!

Like a wounded animal she was creeping away from it and hating it.

It's a big responsibility, and you may both end by hating me ever after.

Labouring in vain, he must end in hating himself and his fruitless occupation?

Then he opened the airlock door, hating the fact that he shook and trembled.

Hating cigarettes is about the only point where he and Issy get along without an argument.

WORD ORIGIN

Old English hete "hatred, spite," from Proto-Germanic *hatis- (cf. Old Norse hattr, Old Frisian hat, Dutch haat, Old High German has, German Hass, Gothic hatis; see hate (v.)). Altered in Middle English to conform with the verb. Hate mail is first attested 1967.

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