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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An action that is vicious or vile; Hate coupled with disgust; A person who is loathsome or disgusting.

Usage examples (35)
  • His treatment of the children is an abomination.
  • His treatment of the children is an abomination
  • An even worse abomination is pizza made with pineapple.
  • So in effect, an abomination is going to settle a paradox. for more
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