Abhorrent - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |əbˈhɔːrənt|  American pronunciation of the word abhorrent
Brit.  |əbˈhɒr(ə)nt|  British pronunciation of the word abhorrent

adjective

- offensive to the mind(syn: detestable, obscene, repugnant, repulsive)

an abhorrent deed

Examples

She finds violence in films abhorrent.

...he considers it abhorrent the way she keeps her dogs penned up all the time...

His behaviour is abhorrent to everyone.

The two principles are abhorrent the one of the other.

The practice of killing animals for food is utterly abhorrent to me.

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