Part of speech:
Extremely unpleasant; repulsive:
To regard with dislike or repugnance
To feel dislike or distaste for:
Nasty and disgusting; vile; loathsome
The excommunication often accompanying or following this condemnation
Abomination is defined as something or someone that is hated.
The definition of contempt is a feeling of scorn towards another person or an act showing disrespect for someone or something.
Strong dislike, contempt, or aversion.
To feel hatred and disgust for; loathe
To utter a curse or curses; swear; blaspheme
(--- Theol.) To condemn to endless punishment
To turn down (an applicant, as for a job); refuse to accept.
(Scots) To be pleased.
To feel love for (a person):
To hold dear; feel or show love for
To love greatly or honor highly; idolize
To consider or treat with deference or dutiful regard
To turn aside or avoid; to keep away from; to reject.
To feel intense dislike, disgust, or hatred for; abhor; detest
The definition of abhorrent is something that is disgusting or hated.
Deserving to be despised; contemptible
That is or should be detested; hateful; execrable; odious
Deserving to be execrated; abominable; detestable
The definition of abhorrence is a feeling of extreme hate or repulsion.
(Archaic) To invoke a curse on.
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