What does loathsome mean?

Definitions for loathsome
ˈloʊð səm, ˈloʊθ-loath·some

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. nauseating, nauseous, noisome, queasy, loathsome, offensive, sickening, vileadjective

    causing or able to cause nausea

    "a nauseating smell"; "nauseous offal"; "a sickening stench"

  2. disgusting, disgustful, distasteful, foul, loathly, loathsome, repellent, repellant, repelling, revolting, skanky, wicked, yuckyadjective

    highly offensive; arousing aversion or disgust

    "a disgusting smell"; "distasteful language"; "a loathsome disease"; "the idea of eating meat is repellent to me"; "revolting food"; "a wicked stench"

Wiktionary

  1. loathsomeadjective

    highly offensive; sickening, abominable

    Etymology: From lothsum, as if .

Webster Dictionary

  1. Loathsomeadjective

    fitted to cause loathing; exciting disgust; disgusting

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of loathsome in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of loathsome in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of loathsome in a Sentence

  1. Bertolt Brecht:

    Something ignoble, loathsome, undignified attends all associations between people and has been transferred to all objects, dwelling, tools, even the landscape itself.

  2. Albert Einstein:

    Heroism on command, senseless violence, and all the loathsome nonsense that goes by the name of patriotism - how passionately I hate them!

  3. Brian Levin:

    [Antifa’s] list of what is fascist has grown far beyond the loathsome, Swastika-carrying white nationalists, to controversial conservatives, speakers, the police, journalists and random people who get in their way.

  4. Margaret Mead:

    Instead of being presented with stereotypes by age, sex, color, class, or religion, children must have the opportunity to learn that within each range, some people are loathsome and some are delightful.

  5. Tucker Carlson:

    I'm not mad at anyone at Fox, if I was, I'd say so. I'm mad at you for lying relentlessly. What a loathsome person you are. Please print that.

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  • كريهArabic
  • ekelhaft, abscheulichGerman
  • επάρατος, απαίσιοςGreek
  • inhottavaFinnish
  • dégoûtant, odieux, détestableFrench
  • wetiwetiMāori
  • odios, dezgustător, detestabilRomanian
  • отвратительный, отталкивающий, гадкий, омерзительный, противныйRussian

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