- evoking or deserving hatred
"no vice is universally as hateful as ingratitude"
- The sight of him is hateful to me.
- The sight of him was hateful to her.
- Sheesh, that Keiko - she's cute or she's hateful, just can't make her out.
- Soon after the end of World War 1, people never thought such a hateful and cruel war would break out again.
- I never saw a circle of such hateful faces; and there was the man in the middle, with a kind of black sneering coolness — frightened too, I could see that — but carrying it off really like Satan.