Loathe (?), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Loathed (?); p. pr. & vb. n. Loathing.] [AS. laian 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.

 

© Webster 1913.


Loathe, v. i.

To feel disgust or nausea.

[Obs.]

 

© Webster 1913.

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