|part of speech:
||provoking or deserving of hatred; loathsome or repellent.
Crime involving the elderly is particularly odious.I can't stomach his odious opinions.Her stepfather was an odious man who abused both her and her mother.
- abhorrent, abominable, despicable, detestable, execrable, loathsome, repellent
- delightful, pleasant
- similar words:
- atrocious, contemptible, disgusting, hateful, horrible, ignominious, opprobrious, repugnant, repulsive, revolting, shameful, worthless
||beastly, heinous, hideous, nasty, obnoxious, obscene, offensive, terrible, ugly, vicious, vile
||odiously (adv.), odiousness (n.)