from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Disgusting; loathsome.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Ugly; horrible; disgusting; offensive, loathsome, repellent.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Ugly; offensive; loathsome.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Ugly; hideous; disgusting; loathsome.
Middle English : uggen, to fear (from Old Norse ugga, from uggr, fear) + -some, characterized by; see -some1.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From ug + -some. (Wiktionary)