loathe loathe  /ˈloʊð/

Definition(s):

  • (v) find repugnant

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Usage(s):

  1. A PTI cover story: Americans adore Bush or loathe him how we became a nation divided.
  2. Love it or loathe it, Pattaya is where Asia's mass tourism started.
  3. They loathe deeply, richly, sustainingly.

News

  1. Why Bobby Jindal has to play dumb

    And why many young D.C. pundits loathe him for it
    on June 20, 2013     Source: The Week via Yahoo! News

  2. New Orleans Eat Local Challenge: Your savory, locavore snapshots

    Have you tried products from local farms? Are you are regular at the weekly Farmers Markets? Do you have a favorite locally grown food? Enjoy these #eatlocalchallenge Instagrams and let us know what you love (or loathe) about eating local and how you try to incorporate home-grown ingredients into your diet.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: New Orleans Times-Picayune

  3. Boys who make a living scooping poop are deserving of $300

    Two local boys do a job many pet-owners loathe. They scoop up the poop left behind by man’s best friend....
    on June 17, 2013     Source: FOX 4 Kansas City

Quotes

  1. "Love me or loathe me, the Australian people know where I stand," Howard said throughout this campaign.
    on Nov 24, 2007 By: John Howard Source: The Age

  2. Democratic Sen. John Kerry of Massachusetts said in a statement that the cyclone "could be remembered as the moment when the United States and the world came to the aid of the Burmese people and made it clear that while we loathe the junta that has...
    on May 8, 2008 By: John Kerry Source: FOXNews

  3. "We don't exactly have a netbook phenomenon, but if somebody can buy a [US]$500 server, they're a little loathe to spend $500 for the server operating system that goes with it," Ballmer said.
    on Feb 25, 2009 By: Steve Ballmer Source: PC World

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