anath·​e·​mat·​ic | \ ə¦nathə¦matik \
variants: or anathematical \ -​ə̇kəl \

Definition of anathematic

: hateful, loathsome however anathematic the principle may beLife

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Other Words from anathematic

anathematically \ -​ə̇k(ə)lē \ adverb

First Known Use of anathematic

1826, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for anathematic

Greek anathemat-, anathema + English -ic, -ical

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“Anathematic.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 Oct. 2020.

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