Origin of loathing
Examples from the Web for self-loathing
She has a hard time getting the self-absorbed, self-loathing D-lister to open up (in between booze binges).'BoJack Horseman': The Debauched Tales of a Drunken, Groupie-Sexing D-List Horse, Hits Netflix|Marlow Stern|August 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
We see, over and over again, his self-loathing over crying in front of family and friends.Fear And Self-Loathing In Scandinavia: The Fiction Of Karl Ove Knausgaard|Ted Gioia|May 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In the face of it, Obama should be entertaining no Bulworthian self-loathing.
But it seems he acted dishonorably, deserved punishment, and may have committed suicide because of his guilt and self-loathing.
The thing about self-inflicted body shame and self-loathing is that it seeps into other aspects of your life.
It was a terrible alternative, and it filled him with self-loathing and contempt.A Gamble with Life|Silas K. Hocking
Never man felt self-horror as I felt it then, self-loathing and self-contempt.The Strolling Saint|Raphael Sabatini
With a sudden sense of self-loathing and shame he released her from his arms.Jane Oglander|Marie Belloc Lowndes
It was a knowledge that was to sear her presently with self-loathing and self-contempt.The Historical Nights Entertainment, Second Series|Rafael Sabatini
No grief, no anger can bring to the human mind the depth of suffering that self-loathing can.The Forbidden Trail|Honor Willsie
British Dictionary definitions for self-loathing
Word Origin and History for self-loathing
"abhorrence," mid-14c., verbal noun from loathe.