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loathe
used in A Midsummer Night's Dream

4 uses
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Definition
hate, detest, or intensely dislike
  • O, how mine eyes do loathe his visage now!
    4.1 — Act 4 Scene 1 — The Wood (36% in)
loathe = hate
  • For, as a surfeit of the sweetest things The deepest loathing to the stomach brings; Or, as the heresies that men do leave Are hated most of those they did deceive; So thou, my surfeit and my heresy, Of all be hated, but the most of me!
    2.2 — Act 2 Scene 2 — Another part of the wood (87% in)
  • Out, loathed medicine! hated potion, hence!
    3.2 — Act 3 Scene 2 — Another part of the wood (57% in)
  • To her, my lord, Was I betroth'd ere I saw Hermia: But, like a sickness, did I loathe this food; But, as in health, come to my natural taste, Now I do wish it, love it, long for it, And will for evermore be true to it.
    4.1 — Act 4 Scene 1 — The Wood (78% in)

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