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Synonyms for abhorrent
æbˈhɔr ənt, -ˈhɒr-ab·hor·rent

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. abhorrent, detestable, obscene, repugnant, repulsiveadjective

    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"

    Synonyms:
    detestable, execrable, raunchy, odious, repugnant, repulsive(a), obscene, lewd, abominable, hideous, repulsive, salacious

    Antonyms:
    inoffensive

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. abhorrentadjective

    Synonyms:
    hating, detesting, abominating, loathing

  2. abhorrentadjective

    Synonyms:
    odious, offensive, shocking, repugnant, hateful, loathsome

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. abhorrentadjective

    Synonyms:
    repugnant, detestable, loathsome, repulsive

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How to use abhorrent in a sentence?

  1. Judge Peter Cahill:

    Their failure to do so, I think, is abhorrent, but I don't think it's prejudiced us with additional material that would prejudice this jury.

  2. Veronica Escobar:

    If the allegations being made are true, these are human rights abuses. ... Our government's abuse of immigrant children is abhorrent and should be a wake-up call to our nation, these conditions are also horrific for the agents who have been placed in this situation by the administration.

  3. Mullah Haibatullah Akhundzada:

    Your support and siding with invaders is like the work of those abhorrent faces who in our past history supported the Britons and the Soviets.

  4. Chicago Police Superintendent Garry McCarthy:

    This murder is probably the most abhorrent, cowardly, unfathomable crime I've witnessed in 35 years.

  5. Ashin Wirathu:

    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.


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