Abhor - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |əbˈhɔːr|  American pronunciation of the word abhor
Brit.  |əbˈhɔː|  British pronunciation of the word abhor


- find repugnant(syn: abominate, execrate, loathe)

She abhors cats


...abhors the way people leave their trash at the picnic sites in the park...

He abhors being idle.

She abhors politics.

I abhor discrimination of any kind.

She abhors cats

We believe we know that Americans abhor extremes and mistrust ideology.

We abhor those who mystify the gospel. (Ch. H. Spurgeon)

Word forms

I/you/we/they: abhor
he/she/it: abhors
present participle: abhorring
past tense: abhorred
past participle: abhorred
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