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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To hate very much; to feel great fear, disgust, or hatred for something.

Usage examples (32)
  • I abhor the dull routine of existence. I crave for mental exaltation.
  • Can't say I fancy the job much, but the only thing I positively abhor is 'faking' a society letter.
  • There is another way, which you and your ken would abhor, that is to grant a basic respect for other humans.
  • To be honest, I kind of abhor the title of "space tourist." for more
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