Usage examples for odiousness

  1. " The odiousness of your English climate is only matched by the absurdity of your English grates," he had written, urbanely, from Paris. – The Mating of Lydia by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  2. Caesar, on the contrary, found proof of criminality in the very memories relied upon for salvation, contrasted the late struggle with the friendship appealed to by Vercingetorix, and so put in a more hideous light the odiousness of his conduct. – A Popular History of France From The Earliest Times Volume I. of VI. by Francois Pierre Guillaume Guizot
  3. Only no wild beast that ever lived would rouse one's indignation; the power to do that belongs to the odiousness of the human brute. – 'Twixt Land & Sea by Joseph Conrad