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aversion
used in The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

2 uses
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Definition
dislike that leads to avoidance
  • she had an unreasoning aversion to her stepmother.
    Adventure XII — The Adventure of the Copper Beeches (46% in)
aversion = dislike that leads to avoidance
  • He had made a very considerable fortune in the States, and his reason for leaving them was his aversion to the negroes, and his dislike of the Republican policy in extending the franchise to them.
    Adventure V — The Five Orange Pips (18% in)

There are no more uses of "aversion" in The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes.

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