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loathly


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Loathly  \Loath"ly\,  a.  [AS.  l[=a]?lic.] 
  Loathsome.  [Obs.]  ``  Loathly  mouth.''  --Spenser. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Loathly  \Loath"ly\,  adv 
  1.  Unwillingly;  reluctantly. 
 
  This  shows  that  you  from  nature  loathly  stray. 
  --Donne. 
 
  2.  (?)  So  as  to  cause  loathing.  [Obs.] 
 
  With  dust  and  blood  his  locks  were  loathly  dight. 
  --Fairfax. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  loathly 
  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"  [syn:  {disgusting}, 
  {disgustful},  {distasteful},  {foul},  {loathsome},  {repellent}, 
  {repellant},  {revolting},  {wicked},  {yucky}] 




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