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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

hated; loathed.

Usage examples (33)
  • But yet -- and here for once the phrase abhorred by Cleopatra does not
  • My wifely honour is a name abhorred,
  • Cursed be the day that parted me from him, and sent him to the land of Troy, that name abhorred of my soul! "
  • She said she "abhorred" the military's ban on open homosexual service, and called it a "moral injustice of the first order." for more
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