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averse
used in Oliver Twist

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Definition
strongly opposed or disliking
  • 'I suppose, a married man,' replied Mr. Bumble, shading his eyes with his hand, and surveying the stranger, from head to foot, in evident perplexity, 'is not more averse to turning an honest penny when he can, than a single one.
    Chapter 37 — In Which the Reader May Perceive a Contrast, Not Uncommon.... (72% in)

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