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loathe
used in The Picture of Dorian Gray - 20 chapter version

17 uses
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Definition
hate, detest, or intensely dislike
  • Would it teach him to loathe his own soul?
    Chapter 7 (92% in)
loathe = hate
  • All that it really demonstrated was that our future would be the same as our past, and that the sin we had done once, and with loathing, we would do many times, and with joy.
    Chapter 4 (94% in)
  • Dorian Gray loathed him more than ever.
    Chapter 7 (1% in)
  • Was it to become a monstrous and loathsome thing, to be hidden away in a locked room, to be shut out from the sunlight that had so often touched to brighter gold the waving wonder of its hair?
    Chapter 8 (92% in)
  • It seemed to him that it was unchanged; and yet his loathing of it was intensified.
    Chapter 10 (22% in)
  • On his return he would sit in front of the picture, sometimes loathing it and himself, but filled, at other times, with that pride of individualism that is half the fascination of sin, and smiling with secret pleasure, at the misshapen shadow that had to bear the burden that should have been his own.
    Chapter 11 (69% in)
  • There was something in its expression that filled him with disgust and loathing.
    Chapter 13 (15% in)
  • The mad passions of a hunted animal stirred within him, and he loathed the man who was seated at the table, more than in his whole life he had ever loathed anything.
    Chapter 13 (53% in)
  • The mad passions of a hunted animal stirred within him, and he loathed the man who was seated at the table, more than in his whole life he had ever loathed anything.
    Chapter 13 (54% in)
  • He winced at the memory of all that he had suffered, and for a moment the same curious feeling of loathing for Basil Hallward that had made him kill him as he sat in the chair, came back to him, and he grew cold with passion.
    Chapter 14 (5% in)
  • What was that loathsome red dew that gleamed, wet and glistening, on one of the hands, as though the canvas had sweated blood?
    Chapter 14 (93% in)
  • He watched it as though it were a thing that could fascinate and make afraid, as though it held something that he longed for and yet almost loathed.
    Chapter 15 (90% in)
  • The coarse brawl, the loathsome den, the crude violence of disordered life, the very vileness of thief and outcast, were more vivid, in their intense actuality of impression, than all the gracious shapes of Art, the dreamy shadows of Song.
    Chapter 16 (24% in)
  • Then he loathed his own beauty, and, flinging the mirror on the floor, crushed it into silver splinters beneath his heel.
    Chapter 20 (27% in)
  • The thing was still loathsome—more loathsome, if possible, than before—and the scarlet dew that spotted the hand seemed brighter, and more like blood newly spilt.
    Chapter 20 (53% in)
  • The thing was still loathsome—more loathsome, if possible, than before—and the scarlet dew that spotted the hand seemed brighter, and more like blood newly spilt.
    Chapter 20 (54% in)
  • He was withered, wrinkled, and loathsome of visage.
    Chapter 20 (99% in)

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