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Distaste, vb. 1) intr. to be unsavoury, to be distasteful: “a single famished kiss, --ing with the salt of broken tears,” Troil. IV, 4, 50 (Qq distasted). “poisons, which at the first are scarce found to d.” Oth. III, 3, 327.
2) tr. a) to make distasteful, to embitter: “her brain-sick raptures cannot d. the goodness of a quarrel,” Troil. II, 2, 123. “--ed with the salt of broken tears,” IV, 4, 50 (Ff distasting).
b) to disrelish, to loathe, to dislike: “although my will d. what it elected,” Troil. II, 2, 66. “if he d. it, let him to our sister,” Lr. I, 3, 14 (Qq dislike).
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