loathsome

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle English lothsum, as if loath +‎ -some.

AdjectiveEdit

loathsome (comparative more loathsome, superlative most loathsome)

  1. highly offensive; sickening, abominable

Usage notesEdit

  • Nouns to which "loathsome" is often applied: disease, creature, thing, person, man, woman, dungeon, place, world, smell, act.

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Last modified on 16 April 2014, at 19:38