Definitions for loatheloʊð

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word loathe

Princeton's WordNet

  1. abhor, loathe, abominate, execrate(verb)

    find repugnant

    "I loathe that man"; "She abhors cats"

Wiktionary

  1. loathe(Verb)

    To hate, detest, revile.

  2. Origin: From lothe, from laþian. Cognate with Old Norse leiða ( > Danish lede, Icelandic leiðast ) (all reflexive), German leiden.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Loathe(verb)

    to feel extreme disgust at, or aversion for

  2. Loathe(verb)

    to dislike greatly; to abhor; to hate

  3. Loathe(verb)

    to feel disgust or nausea

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Edgar Allan Poe:

    Sleep, those little slices of death, how I loathe them.

  2. Longfellow:

    Sleep... Oh! how I loathe those little slices of death....

  3. Edgar Allan Poe:

    Sleep, those little slices of death; Oh how I loathe them.

  4. Franoise Mallet-Joris:

    Nature does not loathe virtue it is unaware of its existence.

  5. Perry Brass:

    Try to dwell on the people you’d like to love, instead of all the people you do loathe.

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