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execrate

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of execrate

  1. 1 to declare to be morally wrong or evil leaders from around the world execrated the terrorists responsible for the bomb blast Synonyms of execrate anathematize, censure, damn, decry, denounce, condemn, reprehend, reprobateWords Related to execrate attack, blame, blast, criticize, dis (also diss) [slang], dispraise, fault, knock, pan, slam; belittle, deprecate, disparage; doom, sentence; convict; blacklist, excommunicate, ostracize; castigate, chastise, rebuke, reprimand, reproach; admonish, chide, reprove; berate, lambaste (or lambast), rake, scold, upbraid, vituperate; curse, imprecate; abhor, abominate, detest, hate, loathe, revileNear Antonyms of execrate approve, endorse (also indorse), sanction; eulogize, exalt, extol (also extoll), glorify, laud, praise; acclaim, applaud, commend, hail, salute, tout; consecrate, hallow, sanctify; honor, revere, venerateAntonyms of execrate bless

  2. 2 to dislike strongly execrates without apology anyone who would physically abuse children or animals Synonyms of execrate abhor, abominate, despise, detest, hate, loatheWords Related to execrate deplore, deprecate, disapprove (of), discountenance, disdain, disfavor, scornNear Antonyms of execrate desire, fancy, favor, like, prefer; enjoy, relish; admire, adore, approve (of), esteem, hallow, idolize, revere, venerate, worship; cherish, prize, treasureAntonyms of execrate love


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