scunner Meaning, Definition & Usage
noun a strong dislike
- they took a scunner against the United States
Scun"ner transitive verb
To cause to loathe, or feel disgust at.Scot. & Prov. Eng.
Scun"ner intransitive verb
To have a feeling of loathing or disgust; hence, to have dislike, prejudice, or reluctance.Scot. & Prov. Eng. C. Kingsley.
A feeling of disgust or loathing; a strong prejudice; abhorrence;Scot. & Prov. Eng. Carlyle. as, to take a. scunneragainst some one