Meaning of odium
Pronunciation: (ō'dē-um), [key]
- intense hatred or dislike, esp. toward a person or thing regarded as contemptible, despicable, or repugnant.
- the reproach, discredit, or opprobrium attaching to something hated or repugnant: He had to bear the odium of neglecting his family.
- the state or quality of being hated.
- odium (Thesaurus)