loathing

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loath·ing

 (lō′thĭng)
n.
Great dislike; abhorrence.

loathing

(ˈləʊðɪŋ)
n
abhorrence; disgust
ˈloathingly adv

loath•ing

(ˈloʊ ðɪŋ)

n.
strong dislike or disgust; intense aversion.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.loathing - hate coupled with disgustloathing - hate coupled with disgust    
disgust - strong feelings of dislike
hate, hatred - the emotion of intense dislike; a feeling of dislike so strong that it demands action

loathing

loathing

noun
Translations
تَقَزُّز، إشْمِئزاز
odpor
afsky
iljetysinhovastenmielisyys
óbeit

loathing

[ˈləʊðɪŋ] Nodio m
it fills me with loathingme repugna
the loathing which I felt for himel odio que sentía hacia or por él

loathing

[ˈləʊðɪŋ] nrépugnance f

loathing

nAbscheu m

loathing

[ˈləʊðɪŋ] n (hatred) → odio; (disgust) → ribrezzo, disgusto
it fills me with loathing → mi riempie di disgusto, mi fa ribrezzo

loathe

(ləuð) verb
to hate very much.
ˈloathing noun
great dislike and disgust.
ˈloathsome adjective
horrible.
References in classic literature ?
Not my hatred, but my loathing, gnawed hungrily at my life
Should he reach destination methinks I shall have rendered some service to Your Excellency, as from many parts I am urged to send him off, so as to dispel the loathing and disgust caused by another Don Quixote who, under the name of Second Part, has run masquerading through the whole world.
This physical loathing for alcohol I have never got over.
And of course he knows himself that he is doing himself no sort of good with his moans; he knows better than anyone that he is only lacerating and harassing himself and others for nothing; he knows that even the audience before whom he is making his efforts, and his whole family, listen to him with loathing, do not put a ha'porth of faith in him, and inwardly understand that he might moan differently, more simply, without trills and flourishes, and that he is only amusing himself like that from ill-humour, from malignancy.
He has declared he can prove to me (if I will permit him) that I am, in your secret heart, an object of loathing to you; that you shrink from touching me; that you curse the hour when you were foolish enough to make me your wife.