loath definition

  • adjective:
    • Unwilling or hesitant; disinclined: Im loath to be on such short notice.
    • hesitant, reluctant; averse, disinclined
    • dangerous, enraged, loathsome, unpleasant
    • Hateful; odious; disliked.
    • full of disgust or aversion; averse; hesitant; reluctant.
    • unwillingness to do anything unlike your custom
    • (usually followed by `to') strongly opposed
  • others:
    • Hateful; disliked; detested.
    • Feeling extreme unwillingness or aversion; very unwilling; hesitant; averse.
  • noun:
    • Evil; harm; injury.

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