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used in The Fellowship of the Ring

3 uses
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detest or intensely dislike
  • He was a loathsome little creature: he paddled a small boat with his large flat feet, peering with pale luminous eyes and catching blind fish with his long fingers, and eating them raw.
    Prologue (70% in)
  • How loathsome!
    1.2 -- Book 1 Chapter 2 -- The Shadow of the Past (54% in)
  • He was shaken by a sudden shame and fear; and he felt a great reluctance to reveal the Ring, and a loathing of its touch.
    2.2 -- Book 2 Chapter 2 -- The Council of Elrond (25% in)

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