odium


odium
I noun abhorrence, alienation, animosity, animus, antipathy, aversion, avoidance, bad feeling, blame, censure, contempt, criticism, debasement, degradation, derision, despite, detestation, disaffection, disapproval, disesteem, disfavor, disgrace, disgust, dishonor, dislike, displeasure, disrepute, distaste, dudgeon, enmity, execration, hate, hatred, horror, hostility, humiliation, ignobility, ignominy, ill will, infamy, inimicalness, loathing, malevolence, malice, maliciousness, obloquy, odiousness, opprobrium, rancor, rebuke, reproach, repugnance, repulsiveness, resentment, revulsion, scandal, scorn, shame, strong aversion, unpopularity, venom II index alienation (estrangement), attaint, bad repute, contempt (disdain), criticism, degradation, discredit, disgrace, disrepute, hatred, ignominy, ill will, infamy, malice, notoriety, obloquy, opprobrium III index rancor IV index scandal, shame

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006


odium
n.
1 Hatred or distaste for, accompanied by contempt or disgust.
2 A condition of disgrace, usually as the result of some form of vile conduct.

Webster's New World Law Dictionary. . 2000.

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