HyperDic: loath

English > 2 senses of the word loath:
ADJECTIVEallloath, loth, reluctantunwillingness to do something contrary to your custom / custom
allloath, antipathetic, antipathetical, averse, indisposed, loth(usually followed by 'to') strongly opposed
loath > pronunciation
Rhymesboth ... undergrowth: 10 rhymes with owth...
English > loath: 2 senses > adjective 1
Meaningunwillingness to do something contrary to your custom / custom.
Example "loath to admit a mistake"
Synonymsloth, reluctant
Broaderunwillingnot disposed or inclined toward
Spanishreacio, refractario, renuente
Catalanrebec, refractari, renitent
English > loath: 2 senses > adjective 2
Meaning(usually followed by 'to') strongly opposed.
Example "loath to go on such short notice"
Synonymsantipathetic, antipathetical, averse, indisposed, loth
BroaderdisinclinedUnwilling because of mild dislike or disapproval
Spanishadverso, antipático, contradictorio, contrario, opuesto, reacio
Catalanadvers, antipàtic, contradictori, contrari, oposat, reaci

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