Translation of abhorrent in Spanish:


detestable, adj.

Pronunciation /æbˈhɔrənt/ /æbˈhɑrənt/ /əbˈhɒr(ə)nt/

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    (act/person) detestable
    (act/person) aborrecible
    (act/person) abominable
    to be abhorrent to sb
    • It's as abhorrent and repellent and disgusting to me as it ever was.
    • The combination of horrific makeup, abhorrent timing, and trite jokes has literally become painful.
    • The idea that covenant marriage ought to be sanctioned by the state is illiberal, reprehensible and abhorrent.
    • It has a powerful way of making acceptable what was once abhorrent or repulsive.
    • When are we going to understand that debt slavery is an abomination, is abhorrent to God?
    • At the same time, if moral guidance is itself morally repugnant, then self-contempt is equally as abhorrent.
    • Begging is a horrible word and yet it is not as abhorrent as stealing.
    • The most abhorrent smells come from that place - cabbage-pork-shellfish smells.
    • Their manifesto is totally racist and abhorrent to anybody with a basic understanding of genetics, yet they are gaining strength.
    • Whatever the cause, I discovered that I was terrorised and was behaving in ways that were both irrational and abhorrent.
    • And he felt it was up to politicians to outlaw abhorrent practice.
    • They've manipulated it into existence and I find that abhorrent.
    • But sensible people surely find this not only abhorrent, but alarming.
    • Such a scenario appears incongruous, if not abhorrent, to many.
    • Let me state now that I do find prostitution to be abhorrent.
    • Yes, the animals themselves are raised and slaughtered in abhorrent conditions, and stuffed with antibiotics.
    • I find it abhorrent that some groups of Bolton's community, such as pensioners, will struggle to meet the increase.
    • Abusive child labor is abhorrent and should be banned and eradicated.
    • The notion that beggars might be more vigorously pursued is abhorrent.
    • They must reject the abhorrent demands of hostage takers and bandits and, if necessary, commit more funds and more troops.