odious

All Adjective
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  • I have every reason now to know that she thought me an odious person. Cited from The Author Of Beltraffio, by Henry James
  • Did any one ever see a woman treated in such an odious fashion? Cited from French and Oriental Love in a Harem, by Mario Uchard
  • For it was even a more odious battle than the first had been. Cited from The Testing of Diana Mallory, by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  • Her friends, represented by this odious woman, could have no legal authority over her. Cited from The Doctor's Dilemma, by Hesba Stretton
  • He has greater skill in making himself odious than any man I ever knew. Cited from The Claverings, by Anthony Trollope
  • And that odious woman with whom he was so friendly would have him all to herself! Cited from The Reason Why, by Elinor Glyn
  • I love you too much to put either you or myself in such an odious position as that. Cited from The Inner Shrine, by Basil King
  • I am quite sure he would say such a comparison had proved odious. Cited from The Reminiscences of an Irish Land Agent, by S.M. Hussey
  • The latter of these men was odious to him for reasons both private and public. Cited from The Life of Napoleon I (Volumes, 1 and 2), by John Holland Rose
  • This is to take nothing from her but the power of making herself odious. Cited from Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Vol. VII. (of 12), by Burke
  • Still it was odious that the house would never leave her thoughts. Cited from Invisible Links, by Selma Lagerlof
  • Hence I became odious, both to him and to many others who were present. Cited from Apology, Crito, and Phaedo of Socrates, by Plato
  • It is so odious that nothing can be suffered to support it but positive law. Cited from History of the Negro Race, Vol 1, by George W. Williams
  • I have never had a nice time since we took it two weeks ago, odious green place! Cited from Lippincott's Magazine of Popular Literature & Science, Vol. 15, No. 87
  • Certainly if anything can be more odious than a living tax, it is a dead one. Cited from The Life of William Ewart Gladstone, Vol. 1 (of 3), by John Morley
  • An odious struggle broke out between father and sons, and among the sons themselves.
  • I would have given worlds to tell him how odious I thought him. Cited from Uncle Silas, by J. S. LeFanu
  • And then the whole life of the ship was odious to him. Cited from Eric, by Frederic William Farrar
  • He felt nothing but his love for that odious woman! Cited from The Hoyden, by Mrs. Hungerford [AKA: Margaret Wolfe Hamilton]
  • But his treatment of his queen was what made him specially odious to his people. Cited from Historical Tales, The Romance of Reality, Vol. 7, by Charles Morris
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