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English definition of “abhor”


verb [T]    /æbˈhɔr, əb-/ (-rr-)
to hate something or someone: His opponent abhors the death penalty. abhorrence    /æbˈhɔr·əns, əb-, -ˈhɑr-/ noun [U] She has an abhorrence of violence. abhorrent    /æbˈhɔr·ənt, -ˈhɑr-/ adjective His attitude of superiority is abhorrent.
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