[Word For Today] Abhor

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

Word For Today:

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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.

Synonyms:

1.detest    2. abominate     3. hate


Practice:

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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