She frequently walks a dog, a loathsome animal who fails to warm to my affection.
Sheep-scab is a loathsome skin disease due to an acarian parasite.
Both suffered severely from the insufficient and loathsome food, and Mertz collapsed on Jan.
To the end they are "nefandissimi," execrable, loathsome, filthy.
It was Brandon who kept coming back to Ouray year after year when you'd think the loathsome thing that happened here would cause him to despise the place.
But this full effect has only been worked out in the lapse of ages; the Tantra literature has also had its growth and its development, and some unhappy scholar of a future age may have to trace its loathsome history.
He has left an odious picture of himself in the historians - a man untouched by benefits or natural affection, delighting in deeds of blood, his body as loathsome in its blown corpulence as his soul.
Conspicuous in it is the loathsome bandicoot (Nesocia bandicota), which sometimes tribe.
This is the solitary record of his youth; we hear nothing more till, in his twenty-ninth year, it is related that, driving to his pleasure-grounds one day, he was struck by the sight of a man utterly broken down by age, on another occasion by the sight of a man suffering from a loathsome disease, and some months after by the horrible sight of a decomposing corpse.
Froissart relates that he was burned to death through his bedclothes catching fire; Secousse says that he died in peace with many signs of contrition; another story says he died of leprosy; and a popular legend tells how he expired by a divine judgment through the burning of the clothes steeped in sulphur and spirits in which he had been wrapped as a cure for a loathsome disease caused by his debauchery.
It grew gradually worse, and developed into what his contemporaries called leprosya loathsome skin disease accompanied by bouts of fever, which sometimes kept him bedridden for months at a time.
On the day of public procession - the last took place in 1857 or 1858 - naked priests and " wives" escorted the company with songs and dances; death was the penalty of those caught peering from their houses, and, apart from this, the natives feared loathsome diseases should they gaze upon the sacred scene.
defiled with sin and loathsome in your iniquity?
Nature had made him mean, the smallpox had made him hideous, and his degraded habits made him loathsome.
It's a maudlin rumination on loathsome rich kids and their disgusting, ill-mannered behavior, and their even more disgusting, ill-mannered parents.
loathsome things than your sisters ever did.
It's a maudlin rumination on loathsome rich kids and their disgusting, ill-mannered behavior, and their even more disgusting, ill-mannered behavior, and their even more disgusting, ill-mannered parents.
Later artists parodied the excesses, producing religious kitsch loathsome to the austere Protestant ethic.
loathsome rich kids and their disgusting, ill-mannered behavior, and their even more disgusting, ill-mannered parents.
Carrie had looked at him as if he was some particularly loathsome slug.
For when You are present, all things are delightful; when You are absent, all things become loathsome.
loathsome monster be anything but hateful and repulsive?
maudlin rumination on loathsome rich kids and their disgusting, ill-mannered behavior, and their even more disgusting, ill-mannered parents.
Sorry Ã¢ because the BNP are a truly loathsome development in British politics.
There was no shyness or reserve till the heart grew sinful, and too loathsome a dungeon for God to delight in.
I suspect that anyone religious would find it either very moving or very loathsome.
And this life suddenly seemed to Pierre unexpectedly loathsome.
Joan Crawford is one of the most memorable actors born in Texas, best known for her scathing portrayals of disturbed, mean, loathsome or just plain crazy women.
littered only with the prostrate corpses of our loathsome enemies.
loathsome creature who plotted the ruin of the gods of light.
loathsome disease, and when dropsy takes hold with the scurvy, it is terrible.
loathsome prison The stricken blind ones came: Below, had all been darkness, Above, was still the same.
A toad, a stinking carcass, cannot be so loathsome to us as a sinner is to God.
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