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Go away! I hate you!
I hate the smell of cigarettes.
Craig hated the idea of her going away.
I hate to lose any game.
Molly hates sitting still and doing nothing.
She hated the children staying out too late.
I hate it when my parents argue.
I hate to interrupt, but there’s an urgent phone call for you.
I hate to admit it, but Sam may be right.
I hate to say this, but I think you’ve probably lost your money.
I hate to think how much money I have spent.
I’d hate to see public money put into something which is not going anywhere.
This is the British English definition of hate. View American English definition of hate.