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abhor

verb [T]  /æbˈhɔr, əb-/ (-rr-) us  
to hate something or someone: His opponent abhors the death penalty.
abhorrence
noun [U]  /æbˈhɔr·əns, əb-, -ˈhɑr-/ us  
She has an abhorrence of violence.
abhorrent
adjective  /æbˈhɔr·ənt, -ˈhɑr-/ us  
His attitude of superiority is abhorrent.
Translations of “abhor”
in Spanish detestar, aborrecer…
in French abhorrer…
in German verabscheuen…
in Chinese (Traditional) 憎惡, 憎恨, 厭惡…
in Russian ненавидеть, не выносить…
in Turkish nefret etmek, iğrenmek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 憎恶, 憎恨, 厌恶…
in Polish brzydzić się…
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