Thesaurus

anathema

noun

Definition of ANATHEMA

1
a prayer that harm will come to someone <uttered an anathema before driving the would-be robber from the his shop>
Near Antonyms citation, commendation, endorsement (also indorsement)
2
something or someone that is hated <the use of animals in the testing of cosmetics is anathema to animal-rights activists>
Antonyms love

March 29, 2015
discomfit Hear it
To thwart or disconcert
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears