Synonyms of odious in English:


See definition of odious


1‘the odious methods they had used to suppress dissent’


revolting, repulsive, repellent, repugnant, disgusting, offensive, objectionable, vile, foul, abhorrent, loathsome, nauseating, nauseous, sickening, hateful, detestable, execrable, abominable, monstrous, appalling, reprehensible, deplorable, insufferable, intolerable, unacceptable, despicable, contemptible, beyond the pale, unspeakable, poisonous, noxious, obscene, base, hideous, grisly, gruesome, horrendous, heinous, atrocious, awful, terrible, dreadful, frightful, obnoxious, unsavoury, unpalatable, unpleasant, disagreeable, nasty, distasteful, dislikeable, off-putting, displeasing

informal ghastly, horrible, horrid, gross, putrid, sick-making, yucky, God-awful

British informal beastly

Northern Irish informal bogging

North American informal skanky

literary noisome

archaic disgustful, scurvy, loathly


delightful, pleasant, agreeable, charming