Definitions for loathingˈloʊ ðɪŋ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. abhorrence, abomination, detestation, execration, loathing, odium(noun)

    hate coupled with disgust

Wiktionary

  1. loathing(Noun)

    Sense of revulsion, distaste, detestation, extreme hatred or dislike.

    The man's loathing of his former friend was palpable; you could feel how much he now hated him.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Loathing

    of Loathe

  2. Loathing(noun)

    extreme disgust; a feeling of aversion, nausea, abhorrence, or detestation

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche:

    In the consciousness of the truth he has perceived, man now sees everywhere only the awfulness or the absurdity of existence and loathing seizes him.

  2. Kurt Vonnegut:

    Any reviewer who expresses rage and loathing for a novel is preposterous. He or she is like a person who has put on full armor and attacked a hot fudge sundae.

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