- Loathe is defined as to intensely dislike someone or something.
An example of loathe is how a person who mosquitoes love to bite feels about mosquitoes.
- loather noun
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transitive verb loathed loathed, loath·ing, loathes
Origin: Middle English lothen, from Old English lāthian.
- loathˈer noun