Expressions using Themes (e.g. Collocations, IELTS, Business English)
On this page, you will find lists of words to help you expand your vocabulary related to the word ‘hate’. There are nouns, adjectives, verbs, and adverbs, so you will learn how to put stronger sentences together with more sophisticated language. Practicing forming sentences in this way is particularly good if you are preparing for exams, such as IELTS, TOEFL, GRE, SAT, LSAT, Civil Services, and Banking.
He had a deep (adjective) hatred (noun) for the unknown. You might even say that he was disturbingly (adverb) averse (adjective) to learning new things. Meanwhile, his sister harboured a deep-seated (adjective) malice (noun) for anything that reminded her of her distasteful (adjective) and wicked (adjective) past.
In this column, you will find words that you will come across in everyday English, and which are even suitable for exams like IELTS or TOEFL.
In this column, you will find words that are likely to be asked in more Advanced Exams, such as GRE, MBA, SAT/LSAT, Civil Service, Banks, etc.
*An asterisk means that this word is less popular in everyday English than the other words in the list.
(e.g. animosity towards; an aversion to; a contempt for)
(e.g. a deep hatred for; a burning malice; consuming contempt for/towards)
(e.g. He loathed; She despised; They detested)
(e.g. decidedly abhorrent; overwhelmingly scornful; relentlessly contemptuous)