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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
, the name given
in 1679 to the persons
who expressed their abhorrence
at the action
who had signed petitions urging
(or Amba Hor) and Mehraela
were a brother
who were martyrs
for the Christian
of the word "Abhor
": from Latin
- out to the hippies
to help combat
the drug culture
he and the president abhorred
. He asked Nixon
for a Bureau
and Dangerous Drugs
- foresight, and a long life). Earlier, in the Ars Amatoria, Ovid states
that he abhors
both partners. The theme
- to life. While
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- food or beverage whose recipe
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to make it part of a weight
- who disagreed
with him. He ignored facts
that did not suit his argument, abhorred
compromise, and very rarely admitted
his own errors. He refused
- and atheist
communism. The path is for all the people
of the world
the dangerous confrontation between
and North Atlantic
that Kennedy would
with his election
as president, abhorred
the idea and opposed
it at every
was himself undecided
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