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What does "Abomination" mean?


(n.) A cause of pollution or wickedness (n.) That which is abominable; anything hateful, wicked, or shamefully vile; an object or state that excites disgust and hatred; a hateful or shameful vice; pollution (n.) The feeling of extreme disgust and hatred; abhorrence; detestation; loathing; as, he holds tobacco in abomination

Synonyms odium, abhorrence, loathing, execration, detestation

Example: "His treatment of the children is an abomination"