What does the word loathsome mean?

Usage examples for loathsome

  1. He shook and trembled with fear as he peeped at the loathsome creature. – Opera Stories from Wagner by Florence Akin
  2. Ed says no, he won't cherish anything if Ben will only quit his loathsome gushing about the accident; and Ben says he will quit. – Ma Pettengill by Harry Leon Wilson
  3. Come to- morrow and kiss your horrid, horrid, disappointing, loathsome daughter- and forgive her, too. – The Prince of Graustark by George Barr McCutcheon