Definition of Abomination

1. Noun. A person who is loathsome or disgusting.

Generic synonyms: Individual, Mortal, Person, Somebody, Someone, Soul
Derivative terms: Abominate



2. Noun. Hate coupled with disgust.
Exact synonyms: Abhorrence, Detestation, Execration, Loathing, Odium
Generic synonyms: Disgust, Hate, Hatred
Derivative terms: Abhor, Abhorrent, Abominate, Detest, Execrate, Loathe, Odious

3. Noun. An action that is vicious or vile; an action that arouses disgust or abhorrence. "His treatment of the children is an abomination"
Generic synonyms: Evildoing, Transgression
Derivative terms: Abominate

Definition of Abomination

1. n. The feeling of extreme disgust and hatred; abhorrence; detestation; loathing; as, he holds tobacco in abomination.

Definition of Abomination

1. Noun. The feeling of extreme disgust and hatred; abhorrence; detestation; loathing. ¹

2. Noun. That which is abominable, shamefully vile; an object or state that excites disgust and hatred; very often with religious undertones. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Abomination

1. [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Abomination

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abomasuses
abominable
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abominable snowman
abominable snowmen
abominableness
abominably
abominacioun
abominaciouns
abominate
abominated
abominates
abominating
abominatio
abomination (current term)
abominationly
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abominators
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aboon
aboord
aboot
aborad
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Literary usage of Abomination

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1. The Englishman's Hebrew and Chaldee Concordance of the Old Testament by George V. Wigram (1866)
"Ac abomination of the Egyptians 26.not commit (any) of these abominations; ... Neither shalt thou bring an abomination 12:31.for every abomination to ..."

2. Dissertations on the prophecies, which have remarkably been fulfilled, and by Thomas Newton (1766)
"The Roman army is called the abomination for its ... affirms (i) every idol and every image of a man was called an abomination among the Jews. ..."

3. A Key to Uncle Tom's Cabin: Presenting the Original Facts and Documents Upon by Harriet Beecher Stowe (1853)
"Can you think these slave-laws anything but an abomination to a just God? Can you think this internal slave-trade to be anything but an abomination in his ..."

4. Nature by Norman Lockyer (1877)
"... had that abomination — retouching of the negative—been avoided. As showing what a grand pencil is sunlight to the artist, we may mention the exhibits of ..."

5. Manual of Serum Diagnosis: Deep Breathing and a Complete System for by Bernarr Macfadden, Otto Rostoski (1904)
""QUIET" BREATHING USED BY WEAKLINGS—AN abomination—DOES NOT PURIFY ALL OF BLOOD SENT TO LUNGS—OTHER COMMON ERRORS IN REGARD TO BREATHING. ..."

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