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What is the difference in meaning between the words hate and hatred?

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2012-01-09 11:23:54

To me the difference is as simple as basic english.

Hate is an action or verb. "I hate you."

Hatred is a feeling or noun. "Hatred drove him to violence."

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Though Hate is usually used as a verb, it is also a noun.

But Hatred is always a noun.


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