What does abhorrence mean?

Definitions for abhorrenceæbˈhɔr əns, -ˈhɒr-

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word abhorrence.

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_.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of abhorrence in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of abhorrence in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Frederick Douglas:

    I prefer to be true to myself, even at the hazard of incurring the ridicule of others, rather than to be false, and to incur my own abhorrence.

Images & Illustrations of abhorrence

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