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detestable

detestable

detestable - Dictionary definition and meaning for word detestable

Definition
(adj) offensive to the mind
Example Sentence
  • an abhorrent deed
  • the obscene massacre at Wounded Knee
  • morally repugnant customs
  • repulsive behavior
  • the most repulsive character in recent novels

Definition
(adj) unequivocally detestable
Synonyms : abominable , execrable , odious
Example Sentence
  • abominable treatment of prisoners
  • detestable vices
  • execrable crimes
  • consequences odious to those you govern

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for detestable

detestable means u r not able(DEABLE) to TEST, nd since u can't write d test it remains offensive to mind till u do so...
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