loathing loathing  /ˈloʊ θɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  • (n) hate coupled with disgust

Usage(s):

  1. He's the thinking man's slacker, but his prose is a force multiplierlucid, honest and unhampered by neurotic self-loathing.
  2. None of this satisfied Sellers; he remained sad, suspicious, self-loathing.
  3. But the loathing long predates it.

News

  1. LeBron vows to be better

    SAN ANTONIO — LeBron James went to a strange, moody, almost self-loathing place Wednesday, one day after the Heat were blown out by the Spurs 113-77 in Game 3 of the Finals.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Sports Illustrated

  2. Heat’s LeBron James: ‘I played like s—’ in Game 3 loss to Spurs

    SAN ANTONIO — LeBron James went to a strange, moody, almost self-loathing place Wednesday, one day after the Heat were blown out by the Spurs 113-77 in Game 3 of the Finals.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Sports Illustrated

  3. Actor, Comedian Matt Walsh on Veep and Chicago

    Matt Walsh plays the bumbling, self-loathing, director of communications to the first female U.S. vice president, on HBO’s political comedy “Veep.” He has also starred in ‘The Hangover’, ‘Old School’ and ‘Due Date’. The Darien, Illinois native is also a …
    on June 12, 2013     Source: WGN TV Chicago

Quotes

  1. "We must not allow our justified loathing of the horrors and tragedies of the past to become a barrier to creating a better and more stable future for our children," Paisley said after the meeting at Belfast's imposing assembly building.
    on Mar 25, 2007 By: Ian Paisley Source: Reuters

  2. "You know, the idea here that somehow these guys are, once again, injecting fear and loathing into this campaign I think is mildly dangerous," Biden added. "I mean, here you have out there these kinds of, you know, incitements out there -- a...
    on Oct 8, 2008 By: Joe Biden Source: Politico

  3. "I think that people who want to take this within 24 hours of the event and make it their political hobby horse to ride ...... I've got nothing but loathing for them," Virginia Gov. Tim Kaine said. "To those who want to try to make this into...
    on Apr 18, 2007 By: Tim Kaine Source: Washington Post

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