Synonyms
Antonyms
Etymology

1. abhorrence

noun. ['əbˈhɔrəns'] hate coupled with disgust.

Synonyms

  • hate
  • disgust
  • odium
  • detestation
  • hatred
  • loathing
  • abomination

Antonyms

  • benevolence
  • philogyny
  • like
  • attract

Etymology

  • -ence (English)
  • abhor (English)

Featured Games

Words that Rhyme with Abhorrence

  • st_lawrence
  • florence
  • florance
  • torrence
  • torrance
  • lowrance
  • lorence
  • lorance
  • lawrence
  • lawrance
  • laurence
  • laurance
  • durrence
  • dorrance

Example sentences of the word abhorrence


1. Noun, singular or mass
Impotence is a common example, but some courts will accept an innate abhorrence of the sexual act.

Quotes containing the word abhorrence


1. Abhorrence towards bitter circumstances and attachment towards sweet ones is the nature of agnan (ignorance of the self). Bitter and sweet will not exist if agnan (ignorance of the self) leaves.
- Dada Bhagwan

Synonym.com