Definitions for abhorrenceæbˈhɔr əns, -ˈhɒr-

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ab•hor•renceæbˈhɔr əns, -ˈhɒr-(n.)

  1. a feeling of extreme aversion; loathing.

  2. something or someone abhorred.

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. abhorrence, abomination, detestation, execration, loathing, odium(noun)

    hate coupled with disgust


  1. abhorrence(Noun)

    Extreme aversion or detestation; the feeling of utter dislike or loathing.

  2. abhorrence(Noun)

    A person or thing that is loathsome.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Abhorrence(noun)

    extreme hatred or detestation; the feeling of utter dislike


  1. Abhorrence

    Abhorrence was a Finnish death metal band.

The Roycroft Dictionary

  1. abhorrence

    1. A pronounced feeling of dislike in the presence of what is superior or unattainable. 2. To discover one's real self and to slander somebody or something else in revenge. 3. A form of hate that suffers from _mal de mer_.

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