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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR MISLIKE

Or is it unkindness to let him see that I mislike his capers?

Perhaps I am a coward, but I mislike these roving night-hands.

So highly did they mislike this unmercifull spoyling and deceiving our brethren.

Now I hold not with them who mislike these games altogether.

Nor did Sir Gawain mislike his fair son, whom he caressed right often.

We mislike no bishops save that they stand by a tyrannous church.

"The one thing about it that I mislike is that we seem to be running away from hearsay," I said.

"It is an ill-smelling spot; I mislike it myself," answered Catesby.

He has written something they mislike, and they mean to have him back to answer for it.

If they mislike his sentiments they express their contempt for them by groans, if they approve, they clash their spears together.

WORD ORIGIN

Old English mislician "to be displeasing;" see mis- (1) + like (v.). Sense of "to be displeased with" is attested from 1510s. Related: Misliked; misliking.

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