[Word For Today] Abhor

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Today, we’ll learn the new word ‘abhor’.

Word For Today:


Translations of abhor in different languages:

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How is abhor used?

v.    to hate a way of behaving or thinking, often because you think it is not moral

  • I abhor all forms of racism.
  • Most people abhor cruelty to children.

Related words: 

1. abhorrent (adj.)

His attitude of superiority is abhorrent.

2. abhorrence (n.)

She has an abhorrence of violence.


1.detest    2. abominate     3. hate


Fill in the blanks with the correct form of ‘abhor’.

1. She looked at him with _______.

2. Violence is _______ to him.

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