Definitions for abhorrentæbˈhɔr ənt, -ˈhɒr-
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abhorrent, detestable, obscene, repugnant, repulsive(adj)
offensive to the mind
"an abhorrent deed"; "the obscene massacre at Wounded Knee"; "morally repugnant customs"; "repulsive behavior"; "the most repulsive character in recent novels"
strongly opposed to, as, abhorrent thoughts.
Abhorring; detesting; having or showing abhorrence; loathing.
Contrary; discordant; inconsistent.
Detestable or repugnant.
Origin: From abhorrens, present active participle of abhorreo. See abhor
abhorring; detesting; having or showing abhorrence; loathing; hence, strongly opposed to; as, abhorrent thoughts
contrary or repugnant; discordant; inconsistent; -- followed by to
Origin: [L. abhorens, -rentis, p. pr. of abhorrere.]
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