The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Antipathy \An*tip"a*thy\, n.; pl. Antipathies. [L. antipathia,
Gr. ?; 'anti` against + ? to suffer. Cf. F. antipathie. See
1. Contrariety or opposition in feeling; settled aversion or
dislike; repugnance; distaste.
Inveterate antipathies against particular nations,
and passionate attachments to others, are to be
2. Natural contrariety; incompatibility; repugnancy of
qualities; as, oil and water have antipathy.
A habit is generated of thinking that a natural
antipathy exists between hope and reason. --I.
Note: Antipathy is opposed to sympathy. It is followed by
to, against, or between; also sometimes by for.
Syn: Hatred; aversion; dislike; disgust; distaste; enmity;
ill will; repugnance; contrariety; opposition. See