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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To denounce or to detest utterly.

Usage examples (35)
  • All of the countries' leaders will surely execrate the heinous act.
  • Verb (used with object) : He execrated all who opposed him
  • And this before persons assembled to either execrate or adore her.
  • Some admire it, like de Maistre; others execrate it, like Beccaria. for more
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