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.]
The numerical value of abhorrent in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of abhorrent in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
There's nothing in this world more instinctively abhorrent to me than finding myself in agreement with my fellow-humans.
There's nothing is this world more instinctively abhorrent to me than finding myself in agreement with my fellow-humans.
ISIL is a hateful and abhorrent terrorist group whose actions stand in stark contrast to the spirit of people like Kayla.
I call on religious and political leaders in Myanmar to unequivocally condemn all forms of incitement to hatred, including this abhorrent public personal attack, it's intolerable for U.N. Special Rapporteurs to be treated in this way.
The flogging of Raif Badawi is a vicious act of cruelty which is prohibited under international law, by ignoring international calls to cancel the flogging Saudi Arabia's authorities have demonstrated an abhorrent disregard for the most basic human rights principles.
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