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Definition of "abomination" []

  • Abhorrence; disgust. (noun)
  • A cause of abhorrence or disgust. (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "abomination" in a sentence
  • "To put forth this abomination is somehow equivalent to marriage denies the poverty of the homosexual relationship."
  • "“The head of Sci-Fi channel has contritely promised to includemore homosex in future shows, and to do it nonchalantly, just as if this abomination is normal and natural and worthy of no comment.” and:"
  • "Rather than obliterate a quaint piece of lovely real estate to build an ugly blockhouse in it's place, why not save and improve the quaint piece of unreplacable property and build the new abomination where the old abomination is located?"