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execrable

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adjective ex·e·cra·ble \ˈek-si-krə-bəl\

Simple Definition of execrable

  • : very bad

Full Definition of execrable

  1. 1 :  deserving to be execrated :  detestable <execrable crimes>

  2. 2 :  very bad :  wretched <execrable hotel food>

ex·e·cra·ble·ness noun
ex·e·cra·bly play \-blē\ adverb

Examples of execrable

  1. Living conditions in the slums were execrable.

  2. <her execrable singing finally brought a complaint from the neighbors>



14th Century

First Known Use of execrable

14th century


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