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loathing

noun [S or U] uk   /ˈləʊ.ðɪŋ/ us    /ˈloʊ.ðɪŋ/ formal
C2 a strong feeling of hating someone or something: The thought of him touching her filled her with deep loathing. He approached his rival with fear and loathing.Feelings of dislike and hatred
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