Averseness
Averseness A*verse"ness, n. The quality of being averse; opposition of mind; unwillingness. [1913 Webster]

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  • averseness — index disincentive, rejection, reluctance Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • averseness — noun see averse …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • averseness — See aversely. * * * …   Universalium

  • averseness — noun The quality of being averse; opposition of mind; unwillingness …   Wiktionary

  • averseness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun The state of not being disposed or inclined: disinclination, indisposition, reluctance, unwillingness. See WILLING …   English dictionary for students

  • averseness — n. unwillingness, opposition, loathness, reluctance …   English contemporary dictionary

  • averseness — averse·ness …   English syllables

  • averseness — noun ( es) : aversion …   Useful english dictionary

  • Unwillingness — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Unwillingness >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 unwillingness unwillingness &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 indisposition indisposition indisposedness Sgm: N 1 disinclination disinclination aversation Sgm: N 1 nolleity nolleity no …   English dictionary for students

  • Dislike — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Dislike >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 dislike dislike distaste disrelish disinclination displacency GRP: N 2 Sgm: N 2 reluctance reluctance Sgm: N 2 backwardness backwardness &c.(unwillingness) 603 …   English dictionary for students

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