- The definition of abhorrence is a feeling of extreme hate or repulsion.
An example of abhorrence would be the feeling that members of Green Peace have about the slaughter of whales.
- an abhorring; loathing; detestation
- something abhorred; something repugnant
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- One that is disgusting, loathsome, or repellent.
- A feeling of repugnance or loathing.