Distaste vs Venom - What's the difference?
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Distaste is a related term of venom.
As nouns the difference between distaste and venom
is that distaste
is a feeling of dislike, aversion or antipathy while venom
is a poison carried by an animal, usually injected into an enemy or prey by biting or stinging; atter.
As verbs the difference between distaste and venom
is that distaste
is (obsolete|transitive) to dislike while venom
is to infect with venom; to envenom; to poison.
A feeling of dislike, aversion or antipathy.
(obsolete) Aversion of the taste; dislike, as of food or drink; disrelish.
(obsolete) Discomfort; uneasiness.
* Francis Bacon
- (Francis Bacon)
Alienation of affection; displeasure; anger.
- Prosperity is not without many fears and distastes , and adversity is not without comforts and hopes.
- On the part of Heaven, / Now alienated, distance and distaste .
(obsolete) To dislike.
* , Scene 2.
* , II.4.1.i:
- Although my will distaste what it elected
to be distasteful; to taste bad
* , Scene 3.
- the Romans distasted them so much, that they were often banished out of their city, as Pliny and Celsus relate, for 600 yeers not admitted.
(obsolete) To offend; to disgust; to displease.
* Sir J. Davies
- Dangerous conceits are, in their natures, poisons. / Which at the first are scarce found to distaste ,
(obsolete) To deprive of taste or relish; to make unsavory or distasteful.
- He thought it no policy to distaste the English or Irish by a course of reformation, but sought to please them.
A poison carried by an animal, usually injected into an enemy or prey by biting or stinging; atter.
(figuratively) Feeling or speech marked by spite or malice.
- Hurtful worm with cankered venom bites.
- the venom of such looks
To infect with venom; to envenom; to poison.
- Venomed vengeance. — Shakespeare.