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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Loathe  \Loathe\  (l[=o][th]),  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Loathed} 
  (l[=o][th]d);  p.  pr  &  vb  n.  {Loathing}.]  [AS.  l[=a][eth]ian 
  to  hate.  See  {Loath}.] 
  1.  To  feel  extreme  disgust  at  or  aversion  for 
 
  Loathing  the  honeyed  cakes,  I  Ionged  for  bread. 
  --Cowley. 
 
  2.  To  dislike  greatly;  to  abhor;  to  hate. 
 
  The  secret  which  I  loathe.  --Waller. 
 
  She  loathes  the  vital  sir.  --Dryden. 
 
  Syn:  To  hate;  abhor;  detest;  abominate.  See  {Hate}. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Loathing  \Loath"ing\,  n. 
  Extreme  disgust;  a  feeling  of  aversion,  nausea,  abhorrence, 
  or  detestation. 
 
  The  mutual  fear  and  loathing  of  the  hostile  races. 
  --Macaulay. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  loathing 
  n  :  hate  coupled  with  disgust  [syn:  {abhorrence},  {abomination}, 
  {detestation},  {execration},  {odium}] 




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