HyperDic: execrate

English > 2 senses of the word execrate:
VERBemotionexecrate, abhor, loathe, abominatefind repugnant
communicationexecrate, accurse, anathemize, comminate, anathemise, anathematize, anathematisecurse or declare to be evil or anathema or threaten with divine punishment
English > execrate: 2 senses > verb 1, emotion
MeaningFind repugnant.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s somebody
ModelSam and Sue execrate the movie
Synonymsabhor, loathe, abominate
Broaderhate, detestdislike intensely
Spanishabominar, aborrecer, detestar, execrar
Catalanabominar, avorrir, detestar, execrar, odiar
Nounsexecrationthe object of cursing or detestation
execrationhate coupled with disgust
English > execrate: 2 senses > verb 2, communication
Meaningcurse or declare to be evil or anathema or threaten with divine punishment.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s somebody
ModelSam and Sue execrate the movie
Synonymsaccurse, anathemize, comminate, anathemise, anathematize, anathematise
BroaderdeploreExpress strong disapproval of
Spanishabominar, anatematizar, execrar
Catalanabominar, anatematitzar, execrar
Nounsexecrationthe object of cursing or detestation
execrationan appeal to some supernatural power to inflict evil on someone or some group

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