[ lohth -fuh l ]
/ ˈloʊð fəl /
Scot. bashful; reluctant.
Origin of loathful
Related formsun·loath·ful, adjective
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The son his granddam found to him most loathful; heads she had nine hundred.The Elder Eddas of Saemund Sigfusson; and the Younger Eddas of Snorre Sturleson|Saemund Sigfusson and Snorre Sturleson