Loth vs Repugnant - What's the difference?
| Related terms
Loth is a related term of repugnant.
As adjectives the difference between loth and repugnant
is that loth
is (uk|rare) while repugnant
As a verb repugnant is
- I was loth to return to the office without the Henderson file.
* Often confused in meaning and pronunciation with loathe.
* The loath spelling is about four times more common in the UK and about fifty times more common in the US.
* This spelling had more currency in the US in the 19th century, appearing in Webster's 1828 dictionary, but not the 1913 edition.
Offensive or repulsive; arousing disgust or aversion.
(legal) Opposed or in conflict.
* Nouns to which "repugnant" is often applied: act, nature, behavior, practice, character, thing, crime.