execration


execration

noun

Definition of EXECRATION

1
a prayer that harm will come to someone <upon discovering that someone had stolen his golf bag, he let loose a volley of execrations>
Near Antonyms citation, commendation, endorsement (also indorsement)
3
something or someone that is hated <denounced as an abomination before God and man, the heretic would forever be an execration even amongst his own people>
Antonyms love

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