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self-loathing Line breaks: self-loathing

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Definition of self-loathing in English:


[mass noun]
Hatred of oneself.
Example sentences
  • How could they be repentant when self-loathing and self-disgust was needed?
  • When I came home from Wales I was struck by horrible feelings of doom, depression, general low spirits and a sense of self-loathing.
  • Always threatening to topple her over is self-loathing.

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