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Definition 1: exceptionally bad or displeasing - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where abominable or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • atrocious taste
  • abominable workmanship
  • an awful voice
  • dreadful manners
  • a painful performance
  • terrible handwriting
  • an unspeakable odor came sweeping into the room

Synonyms for abominable in the sense of this definition

(abominable is similar to ...) having undesirable or negative qualities

"a bad report card" "his sloppy appearance made a bad impression" "a bad little boy" "clothes in bad shape" "a bad cut" "bad luck" "the news was very bad" "the reviews were bad" "the pay is bad" "it was a bad light for reading" "the movie was a bad choice"

Definition 2: unequivocally detestable - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where abominable or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • abominable treatment of prisoners
  • detestable vices
  • execrable crimes
  • consequences odious to those you govern

Synonyms for abominable in the sense of this definition

(abominable is similar to ...) evoking or deserving hatred

"no vice is universally as hateful as ingratitude"

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