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Not to be confused with Hates children.
Trait Dislikes Children
Dislikes children is a social trait in The Sims 3. It conflicts with the Childish, Nurturing and Family-Oriented traits.

Sims that dislike children do not want to have anything to do with children. No talking, no playing and certainly no reproduction.


  • Sims will not enjoy being on lots with children.
  • Sims that dislike children will react negatively to talking about children.
  • Sims will often reject social interactions from children.
  • Sims will get a negative moodlet from socializing with children, holding, or taking care of babies.
  • Sims will autonomously use mean interactions on children.
  • Sims with the trait will reject the silly face interaction unless the sim is best friends with the said sim.
  • Male Sims that dislike children will be "bored" by their wives if they announce that they are pregnant.
  • Female Sims who dislike children strangely still gain positive moodlets from being pregnant and giving birth.
    • Male Sims who dislike children also still gain a positive moodlet from their wives giving birth.
  • Sims who dislike children will autonomously chastise Childish Sims for their behavior as a mean interaction.
  • If a birth has taken place somewhere in the neighborhood, Sims who dislike children will talk negatively about the birth when the "Gossip" interaction is used.

Trait incompatibility

The dislikes children trait conflicts with:

Unlocked Interactions

  • Sims will be able to "Shoo" children.
  • Sims are able to "gripe about children".

Premade Sims who dislike children

Thornton Wolff, Emmy Starr, Olivia Goth.

See Category:Sims who dislike children

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