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loath
used in David Copperfield

2 uses
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Definition reluctance or unwillingness to do something
  • Every day she seems to get fonder and fonder of her uncle, and more loth to part from all of us.
    Chapters 28-30 (89% in)
  • Of Dora's being ready, and of Miss Lavinia's hovering about her, loth to lose the pretty toy that has given her so much pleasant occupation.
    Chapters 43-45 (19% in)

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