Synonyms and Antonyms of anathema
1 a prayer that harm will come to someone uttered an anathema before driving the would-be robber from the his shop Synonyms of anathema curse, ban, execration, imprecation, malediction, malison, winze [Scottish]Words Related to anathema censure, condemnation, damnation, denunciation, excommunication; hex, hoodoo, jinx, mojo, spell, voodoo, whammy; poxNear Antonyms of anathema citation, commendation, endorsement (also indorsement)Antonyms of anathema benediction, benison, blessing
2 something or someone that is hated the use of animals in the testing of cosmetics is anathema to animal-rights activists Synonyms of anathema abhorrence, abomination, hate, antipathy, aversion, bête noire, detestation, execrationWords Related to anathema dread, hang-up, horror, phobia; bogey (also bogie or bogy), bugaboo, bugbear; adversary, enemy; annoyance, grievance, hassle, nuisance, peeveNear Antonyms of anathema beloved, darling, dear, honey, sweetheart; delight, enjoyment, felicity, joy, pleasure; favorite, like, preference; treasureAntonyms of anathema love
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