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used in Faust -- Part 1 (translated by Theil)

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hate, detest, or intensely dislike
  • Thither I will not go, I loathe the place.
  • Vainly I have aspired too high; I'm on a level but with such as thou; Me the great spirit scorn'd, defied; Nature from me herself doth hide; Rent is the web of thought; my mind Doth knowledge loathe of every kind.
  • FAUST I loathe alike their form and features!
  • This loathsome cheat, this senseless stuff I've known and hated long enough.
  • MARGARET The man who comes with thee, I hate, Yea, in my spirit's inmost depths abhor; As his loath'd visage, in my life before, Naught to my heart e'er gave a pang so great.
  • When infamy is newly born, In secret she is brought to light, And the mysterious veil of night O'er head and ears is drawn; The loathsome birth men fain would slay; But soon, full grown, she waxes bold, And though not fairer to behold, With brazen front insults the day: The more abhorrent to the sight, The more she courts the day's pure light.
  • I loathe thee!

There are no more uses of "loathe" in Faust -- Part 1 (translated by Theil).

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