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  • as indesire
  • as infavor

synonyms for take a shine to

  • covet
  • crave
  • enjoy
  • aim
  • choose
  • fancy
  • like
  • pine
  • thirst
  • aspire to
  • be smitten
  • be turned on by
  • cotton to
  • desiderate
  • die over
  • fall for
  • give eyeteeth for
  • go for
  • hanker after
  • have eyes for
  • have the hots for
  • hunger for
  • lust after
  • make advances to
  • partial to
  • set heart on
  • spoil for
  • sweet on
  • take a liking to
  • take to
  • wish for
  • yearn for
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antonyms for take a shine to

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  • abjure
  • dislike
  • hate
  • despise
  • answer
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How to use take a shine to in a sentence

Each day she resolved, "To-morrow I will tell Felipe;" and when to-morrow came, she put it off again.
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
I take the Extream Bells, and set down the six Changes on them thus.
TINTINNALOGIA, OR, THE ART OF RINGINGRICHARD DUCKWORTH AND FABIAN STEDMAN
All the operations of her brain related themselves somehow to to-morrow afternoon.
HILDA LESSWAYSARNOLD BENNETT
Now-a-days it is the bankrupt who flouts, and his too confiding creditors who are jeered and laughed at.
GLANCES AT EUROPEHORACE GREELEY
Wycliffe translates the Vulgate: “And it as a modir onourid schal meete hym, and as a womman fro virgynyte schal take him.”
SOLOMON AND SOLOMONIC LITERATUREMONCURE DANIEL CONWAY
But it was necessary to take Silan, which the rebels hastened to strengthen, closely followed up by the Spaniards.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
And this summer it seemed to her that she never would be able to take proper care of her nestful of children.
THE TALE OF GRANDFATHER MOLEARTHUR SCOTT BAILEY
Just corporeal enough to attest humanity, yet sufficiently transparent to let the celestial origin shine through.
PEARLS OF THOUGHTMATURIN M. BALLOU
"Buy something for your wife that-is-to-be," he said to his grand-nephew, as he handed him the folded paper.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
He felt himself the meanest, vilest thing a-crawl upon this sinful earth, and she—dear God!
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
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