The cause or object of such a feeling:
Strong dislike or ill will; hate
One that is disgusting, loathsome, or repellent.
A person or thing hated
(Informal) Something very bad, ugly, disagreeable, etc.
The ability to repel; the characteristic of repelling.
Extreme dislike or distaste; aversion; antipathy
(Physics) The force that causes particles or bodies to repel one another, as from having the same electric charge or magnetic polarity.
By extension, something which is vehemently disliked by somebody.
An object of extreme dislike
A fearsome imaginary creature, especially one evoked to frighten children.
Something that is cursed or loathed.
A feeling of devotion or adoration toward God or a god.
Hatred, esp. of a person or thing regarded as loathsome
Find another word for detestation. In this page you can discover 24 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for detestation, like: loathing, aversion, revulsion, hatred, abhorrence, abomination, antipathy, hate, horror, repellence and repellency.