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, vile(adj)

    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, yucky(adj)

    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. loathsome(Adjective)

    highly offensive; sickening, abominable

  2. Origin: From lothsum, as if .

Webster Dictionary

  1. Loathsome(adj)

    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. Albert Einstein:

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

  2. Bertolt Brecht:

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

  3. 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.

  4. John Sifton:

    The Senate report makes it easier for loathsome foreign regimes to criticize the United States' human rights record, which drives home another key reason why the CIA's abuses need to be thoroughly renounced.

  5. 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.

Images & Illustrations of loathsome

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Translations for loathsome

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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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