abhorrent


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ab·hor·rent

 (ăb-hôr′ənt, -hŏr′-)
adj.
1. Disgusting, loathsome, or repellent.
2. Feeling repugnance or loathing.

ab·hor′rent·ly adv.

abhorrent

(əbˈhɒrənt)
adj
1. repugnant; loathsome
2. (when: postpositive, foll by of) feeling extreme aversion or loathing (for): abhorrent of vulgarity.
3. (usually: postpositive and foll by to) conflicting (with): abhorrent to common sense.
abˈhorrently adv

ab•hor•rent

(æbˈhɔr ənt, -ˈhɒr-)

adj.
1. causing repugnance or aversion; detestable; loathsome: an abhorrent deed.
2. utterly opposed or in conflict; contrary (usu. fol. by to): abhorrent to reason.
3. feeling extreme repugnance or aversion (usu. fol. by of): abhorrent of waste.
[1610–20; < Latin]
ab•hor′rent•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.abhorrent - 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"
offensive - unpleasant or disgusting especially to the senses; "offensive odors"

abhorrent

abhorrent

adjective
Translations
مَكْرُوه، مَقِيت
odporný
iszonyatos
andstyggilegur
iğrençtiksindirici

abhorrent

[əbˈhɒrənt] ADJaborrecible, detestable
it's totally abhorrent to melo detesto totalmente

abhorrent

[æbˈhɒrənt] adj [crime, behaviour, treatment] → odieux/euse, répugnant(e)
to be abhorrent to sb → faire horreur à qn

abhorrent

adjabscheulich; the very idea is abhorrent to meschon der Gedanke daran ist mir zuwider; the notion is abhorrent to the rational mindder Verstand widersetzt sich einer solchen Idee

abhorrent

[əbˈhɒrnt] adjodioso/a, detestabile, ripugnante
to be abhorrent to sb → ripugnare a qn

abhor

(əbˈhoː) past tense, past participle abˈhorred verb
to hate very much. The headmaster abhors violence.
abˈhorrence (-ˈho-) noun
abˈhorrent (-ˈho-) adjective
(with to) hateful. Fighting was abhorrent to him.
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