Meaning of “loathe” in the English Dictionary

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loatheverb [ T ]

us /loʊð/

to feel strong hate, dislike, or disgust for someone or something:

I loathe doing housework.
"Do you like fish?" "No, I loathe it."
noun [ U ] us /ˈloʊ·ðɪŋ/

He’s full of loathing and despair.

(Definition of “loathe” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)