Odium Definition

ōdē-əm
noun
Hatred, esp. of a person or thing regarded as loathsome.
Webster's New World
The state or fact of being hated.
Webster's New World
Strong dislike, contempt, or aversion.
American Heritage
The disgrace brought on by hateful action; opprobrium.
Webster's New World
Hatred or distaste for, accompanied by contempt or disgust.
Webster's New World Law
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Origin of Odium

  • Latin hatred od- in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Borrowed from Latin odium.

    From Wiktionary

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