Usage examples for loathsome

  1. We must get the poor wretches on deck, out of that loathsome den, or they will half of them be dead of fever in four and twenty hours. – The Black Bar by George Manville Fenn
  2. One of his own deformed kind sat squatting beside it, and, like himself, seemed to desire and yet detest the loathsome feast. – Eastern Tales by Many Story Tellers by Various
  3. I love a pure, honest life, and sin is loathsome to me. – The Lady with the Dog and Other Stories by Anton Chekhov