Search Result for "loth":
1. unwillingness to do something contrary to your custom;
- Example: "a reluctant smile"
- Example: "loath to admit a mistake"
[syn: loath, loth, reluctant]
2. (usually followed by `to') strongly opposed;
- Example: "antipathetic to new ideas"
- Example: "averse to taking risks"
- Example: "loath to go on such short notice"
- Example: "clearly indisposed to grant their request"
[syn: antipathetic, antipathetical, averse(p), indisposed(p), loath(p), loth(p)]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Loth \Loth\, a., Lothly \Loth"ly\, a. & adv., Lothsome \Loth"some\, a., See Loath, Loathly, etc. [1913 Webster]The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
loth \loth\ adj. strongly opposed. [WordNet sense 2][predicate] Syn: antipathetic, antipathetical, averse(predicate), averse to(predicate), indisposed(predicate), loath(predicate), opposed. [WordNet 1.5]