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loathing

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of loathing

  1. 1 a dislike so strong as to cause stomach upset or queasiness the sight of his mortal enemy getting that undeserved promotion filled him with loathing Synonyms of loathing aversion, distaste, horror, disgust, nausea, repugnance, repulsion, revulsionWords Related to loathing abhorrence, abomination, antipathy, execration, hate, hatred; allergy, averseness, disapproval, disfavor, disinclination, dislike, disliking, displeasureNear Antonyms of loathing appetite, bent, fancy, favor, fondness, like, liking, love, partiality, penchant, predilection, preference, propensity, relish, shine, taste, use

  2. 2 a very strong dislike I have an uncompromising loathing for anyone who would deliberately harm an animal Synonyms of loathing abhorrence, abomination, detestation, execration, hatred, hateWords Related to loathing cattiness, despite, despitefulness, hatefulness, invidiousness, malevolence, malice, maliciousness, malignancy, malignity, meanness, spite, spitefulness; aversion, disgust, distaste, horror, odium, repugnance, repulsion, revulsion; animosity, antagonism, antipathy, bitterness, contempt, disdain, enmity, grudge, hostility, jealousy, pique, resentment, scorn; bile, jaundice, rancor, spleen, venom, virulence, vitriolNear Antonyms of loathing appetite, inclination, liking; admiration, adoration, veneration, worship; acceptance, tolerance; passion, relish, tasteAntonyms of loathing affection, devotion, fondness, love



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