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Definition of Abhorrent

Abhorrent
Abhorrent Ab*hor"rent, a. [L. abhorens, -rentis, p. pr. of abhorrere.] 1. Abhorring; detesting; having or showing abhorrence; loathing; hence, strongly opposed to; as, abhorrent thoughts. The persons most abhorrent from blood and treason. --Burke. The arts of pleasure in despotic courts I spurn abhorrent. --Clover. 2. Contrary or repugnant; discordant; inconsistent; -- followed by to. ``Injudicious profanation, so abhorrent to our stricter principles.' --Gibbon. 3. Detestable. ``Pride, abhorrent as it is.' --I. Taylor.

Meaning of Abhorrent from wikipedia

- explained that "any contentincluding comments — that endangers minors is abhorrent and we have clear policies prohibiting this on YouTube. There's more to...
- original on 4 January 2011. Retrieved 12 November 2010. "Queen Mother on 'abhorrent' Diana, Princess of Wales". The Telegraph. London. 17 September 2009....
- shaking Mr Mugabe's hand. The Prince finds the current Zimbabwean regime abhorrent. He has supported the Zimbabwe Defence and Aid Fund, which works with...
- illegitimate children. The Abhorrers—those who thought the Exclusion Bill was abhorrent—were named Tories (after a term for dispossessed Irish Catholic bandits)...
- in a fit of anger. Pride is odious to both God and man; injustice is abhorrent to both of them.... Do not reprehend anyone unless you have been first...
- McCain (R-AZ) saw a tape of the first UFC events and immediately found it abhorrent. McCain himself led a campaign to ban the UFC, calling it "human ****fighting"...
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- being exposed. Nite Owl and Rorschach find Veidt's logic callous and abhorrent, but Veidt has already enacted his plan. When Manhattan and Juspeczyk...
- never been a quitter. To leave office before my term is completed is abhorrent to every instinct in my body. But as President, I must put the interest...
- ********inated: "Of his rule, we can never speak except as a series of acts abhorrent to every true notion of constitutional right and human liberty […]" C...
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