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odious
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The Scarlet Letter

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Definition extremely unpleasant, disgusting, or dislikable
  • His gestures, his gait, his grizzled beard, his slightest and most indifferent acts, the very fashion of his garments, were odious in the clergyman's sight; a token implicitly to be relied on of a deeper antipathy in the breast of the latter than he was willing to acknowledge to himself.
    Chapter 11 -- The Interior of a Heart (20% in)

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