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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 loath /ˈloθ, ˈloð/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Loath a.
 1. Hateful; odious; disliked. [Obs.]
 2. Filled with disgust or aversion; averse; unwilling; reluctant; as, loath to part.
    Full loth were him to curse for his tithes.   --Chaucer.
    Why, then, though loath, yet must I be content.   --Shak.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: unwillingness to do something contrary to your custom; "a
             reluctant smile"; "loath to admit a mistake";
             "unwilling to face facts" [syn: loth, reluctant]
      2: (usually followed by `to') strongly opposed; "antipathetic
         to new ideas"; "averse to taking risks"; "loath to go on
         such short notice"; "clearly indisposed to grant their
         request" [syn: antipathetic, antipathetical, averse(p),
          indisposed(p), loath(p), loth(p)]