I'd hate to see

This page is about the conversational phrase I'd hate to see


You can use this to say what you wouldn't like to see happen.

For example

  • "I'd hate to see Sally lose her job. She won't get another one like it."

  • "I'd hate to see this dispute turn into a war."

Quick Quiz

Maria said, "I'd hate to see Jonah quit school." Maria

a. wants him to quit school

b. wants him to stay in school

c. will hate him if he quits school

Contributor: Matt Errey