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abominable

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adjective abom·i·na·ble \ə-ˈbäm-nə-bəl, -ˈbä-mə-\

Simple Definition of abominable

  • : very bad or unpleasant

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of abominable

  1. 1 :  worthy of or causing disgust or hatred :  detestable <the abominable treatment of the poor>

  2. 2 :  quite disagreeable or unpleasant <abominable weather>

abominablyplay \-blē\ adverb

Examples of abominable in a sentence

  1. It was an abominable crime.

  2. <your table manners are abominable!>



14th Century

First Known Use of abominable

14th century


ABOMINABLE Defined for Kids

abominable

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adjective abom·i·na·ble \ə-ˈbä-mə-nə-bəl\

Definition of abominable for Students

  1. 1 :  deserving or causing disgust <abominable treatment of animals>

  2. 2 :  very disagreeable or unpleasant <an abominable odor>

abominably \-blē\ adverb




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