Definition of abhorrence in English:
A feeling of repulsion; disgusted loathing: the thought of marrying him filled her with abhorrence society’s abhorrence of crime
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- He was filled with abhorrence and disgust for what he had done.
- In both, a small minority seeks tolerance of behaviour that causes in the majority anything from indifference through distaste to abhorrence.
- Suddenly she spoke, and he could detect the fear, horror, and absolute abhorrence in her tone of voice.
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