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Definition of abhorrence noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

abhorrence

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//əbˈhɒrəns//
 
; NAmE NAmE//əbˈhɔːrəns//
 
, NAmE//əbˈhɑːrəns//
 
[uncountable, singular] (formal)
 
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a feeling of strong hatred, especially for moral reasons He had an abhorrence of waste of any kind.
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