A pathetic horror film but a great word
Mnemonic – A bad horror film i hate
Word – Abhor
Meaning – hate, detest
Part of Speech – verb
Synonyms – abominate, despise, loathe
Antonyms – like, love, admire, adore
1 “People who abhor solitude may abhor company almost as much.” (in a quote by Mason Cooley – a well known American aphorist)
Note – An aphorism is an original thought, spoken or written in a laconic (concise) and memorable form. Aphorism literally means a “distinction” or “definition”. (Source – Wikipedia)
2 If confusion and disorder angers good citizens, why should we not abhor the disorder in the world financial system.
3 He has joined the movement because he abhors corruption in all forms.
4 She absolutely abhors men who beat their wives.
1 The ancient Greek elites abhorred the idea of working for a living.
2 For ages humans have abhorred other fellow humans and built up a society based on racism, communal-ism, prejudice and greed.
1 If you have an abhorrence of excessive violence you would like to avoid films like Hostel and Kill Bill.
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