great dislike

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  • He had for a long time felt a great dislike for these animals. Cited from Pinocchio in Africa, Cherubini
  • He had a great dislike to public companies, and I believe never held a share in one. Cited from Personal Recollections of Birmingham and Birmingham Men, by E. Edwards
  • From my firm belief that he had taken the tube came my great dislike for him. Cited from Buffalo Roost, by F. H. Cheley
  • Mary and I had a great dislike to be called children. Cited from The Two Destinies, by Wilkie Collins
  • I took a great dislike to both of them. Cited from The Law and the Lady, by Wilkie Collins
  • From the first moment when he had seen her, he conceived a great dislike to that good creature. Cited from Little Novels, by Wilkie Collins
  • He wooed her to the best of his power, but she evidently took him into great dislike. Cited from The Parisians, by E. B. Lytton, Book 11
  • My wife, however, took a great dislike to both mother and child, which she concealed from me till too late. Cited from The Arabian Nights, by Andrew Lang
  • The princess looked at her with an expression of great dislike. Cited from The Terrible Twins, by Edgar Jepson
  • He had a great dislike to paper money, and seldom went without a considerable sum in gold about him. Cited from Bracebridge Hall, by Washington Irving
  • Even Joe, who bore him great dislike, felt sorry for him at this moment. Cited from The Cruise of the Dazzler, by Jack London
  • I did not care for the watch, but I had a great dislike for the person to whom she proposed giving it. Cited from Lippincott's Magazine Vol. XVII. No. 101. May, 1876, by Various
  • I have a great dislike of a quarrel, for a reason quite beyond my duty to my cloth. Cited from Magic, by G.K. Chesterton
  • But this I have always looked upon with great dislike, and would only have taken to it if nothing else was to be had. Cited from Mr. Scarborough's Family, by Anthony Trollope
  • He used to keep them in the cupboard here because he had a great dislike of being waited on more than was necessary. Cited from The Woman in Black, by Edmund Clerihew Bentley
  • Douglas had not men enough to hold the castle, and had a great dislike to standing a siege. Cited from Cameos from English History, by Charlotte M. Yonge
  • In this, however, he is mistaken, for I have taken a great dislike to the young man. Cited from Under Sealed Orders, by H.A. Cody
  • Still she was very different to her father, for whom Edda had conceived a great dislike. Cited from Ronald Morton, or the Fire Ships, by W.H.G. Kingston
  • He used to keep them in the cupboard here, because he had a great dislike of being waited on more than was necessary. Cited from Trent's Last Case, by E.C.(Edmund Clerihew)Bentley
  • He has no interest in study, no aptitude for sports and a great dislike of both pupils and teachers.
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