Definition and Meanings for abhor
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Part of Speech of abhor
transitive verb, imperfect, past participle, present participle, verbal noun, intransitive verb
Etymology of abhor
Meaning of abhor
as transitive verb, imperfect, past participle, present participle, verbal noun
- to shrink back with shuddering from; to regard with horror or detestation; to feel excessive repugnance toward; to detest to extremity; to loathe.
- to fill with horror or disgust.
- to protest against; to reject solemnly.
as intransitive verb
- to shrink back with horror, disgust, or dislike; to be contrary or averse; -- with