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Definition of Abhor
Abhor Ab*hor", v. i.
To shrink back with horror, disgust, or dislike; to be
contrary or averse; -- with from. [Obs.] ``To abhor from
those vices.' --Udall.
Which is utterly abhorring from the end of all law.
AbhorAbhor Ab*hor", v. t. [imp. & p. p. Abhorred; p. pr. & vb. n.
Abhorring.] [L. abhorrere; ab + horrere to bristle, shiver,
shudder: cf. F. abhorrer. See Horrid.]
1. To shrink back with shuddering from; to regard with horror
or detestation; to feel excessive repugnance toward; to
detest to extremity; to loathe.
Abhor that which is evil; cleave to that which is
good. --Rom. xii. 9.
2. To fill with horror or disgust. [Obs.]
It doth abhor me now I speak the word. --Shak.
3. (Canon Law) To protest against; to reject solemnly. [Obs.]
I utterly abhor, yea, from my soul Refuse you for my
Syn: To hate; detest; loathe; abominate. See Hate.
Meaning of Abhor from wikipedia
(or Amba Hor) and Mehraela
were a brother
who were martyrs
for the Christian
of the word "Abhor
": from Latin
, the name given
in 1679 to the persons
who expressed their abhorrence
at the action
who had signed petitions urging
- physics, horror
vacui, or plenism
(/ˈpliːnɪzəm/), commonly stated
as "nature abhors
a vacuum", is a postulate attributed
to Aristotle, who articulated
Ghose, Tagore described Gandhi
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- who disagreed
with him. He ignored facts
that did not suit his argument, abhorred
compromise, and very rarely admitted
his own errors. He refused
- detail. In physics, "horror vacui" reflects
Aristotle's idea that "nature abhors
and scholar Mario
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came from, an obvious reference
to the Ptolemaic queen
whom he abhorred
was ********inated on the Ides of March
44 BC), but Cleopatra...
- and atheist
communism. The path is for all the people
of the world
the dangerous confrontation between
and North Atlantic
- (Δυσνομία; "lawlessness"), imagined
by Hesiod among
Eris" ("Strife"), is the daemon
of "lawlessness", who shares
- as an embodiment
of the vacuous, image-obsessed culture
he has come to abhor
. Stuart, however, is dazzled
by Skyler's beauty
and, much to Gavin's horror...
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