Monday, July 2, 2012

Odium


odium [  OH-dee-uh'm  ]
 noun ]
 MEANING :
 1. (n.) detestation or extreme hatred
2. (n.) opprobrium or disgrace that has been brought upon oneself by a hateful action
 USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
 The extremist leader brought public odium upon himself by delivering a blasphemous speech.
 USAGE EXAMPLE 2 :
 The vast majority of these people want nothing more than the American dream of working hard, making money, spending money, educating their kids, and living in peace and protection from the odium of governments that are not free.