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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. George Floyd:

    Their failure to do so, I think, is abhorrent.

  2. Sound Choices Coalition:

    This is abhorrent to us, many polygamist victims and other Utahn's who recognize that religious polygamy, as practiced in Utah and around the country, is responsible for many serious human rights violations, most who are living in these fundamentalist polygamous groups and families, are treated as property, forced to work without pay, traded as daughters, coerced into having unwanted sex, and into giving birth to numerous children they can not care for.

  3. Dave Thompson:

    We’re aware of a post that hasbeen rapidly circulating through social channels espousing views offensive abhorrent to the values of our agency. There is an active investigationinto the matter. Thank you to those who have shared your concerns and we takethis matter seriously. the social media posts were coming in fast and furious – it went viral.

  4. An English soccer team:

    Such behavior is abhorrent and has no place in football or society, we will support any criminal action against those involved, and should evidence point to involvement of Chelsea season-ticket holders or members the club will take the strongest possible action against them, including banning orders.

  5. 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.

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