abhorrent (ab·hor·rent \ -ənt)

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Definition (Adjective) 1 : causing or deserving strong dislike or hatred : being so repugnant as to stir up positive antagonism 2 : not agreeable : contrary 3 a : feeling or showing strong dislike or hatred b archaic : strongly opposed In Context class="cite-example">"The Syrian Regime has a history of using chemical weapons against its own people in the most cruel and abhorrent way." — CNN, "READ: UK Prime Minister Theresa May's statement on Syria strikes," 14 Apr. 2018