Definition: To feel intense or passionate dislike for (someone).
Pronunciation: Flick "8" handshape, two-handed. Sometimes, one-handed (informal register).
Verb inflection / pronoun-verb agreement: "hate him/her".
Verb inflection (pronoun-verb agreement), meaning: HATE-ME. E.g. "He hates me."
Gloss: if ph-1-cl + cl-hon *olympic* swimmer, ix-you sort-of [midair]sick-of swimmer michael phelps. understandable, ix-you-forgiven
English equivalent: If you were an Olympic-caliber swimmer, you could be forgiven for sort of hating Michael Phelps.