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Execrable definitions

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

EX'ECRABLE, a. [L. execrabilis. See Execrate.]
Deserving to be cursed; very hateful; destable; abominable; as an execrable wretch.

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

adj
1: of very poor quality or condition; "deplorable housing conditions in the inner city"; "woeful treatment of the accused"; "woeful errors of judgment" [syn: deplorable, execrable, miserable, woeful, wretched]
2: unequivocally detestable; "abominable treatment of prisoners"; "detestable vices"; "execrable crimes"; "consequences odious to those you govern"- Edmund Burke [syn: abominable, detestable, execrable, odious]
3: deserving a curse; "her damnable pride" [syn: damnable, execrable]

Merriam Webster's

adjective Date: 14th century 1. deserving to be execrated ; detestable <execrable crimes> 2. very bad ; wretched <execrable hotel food> execrableness noun execrably adverb

Oxford Reference Dictionary

adj. abominable, detestable. Derivatives: execrably adv. Etymology: ME f. OF f. L execrabilis (as EXECRATE)

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Execrable Ex"e*cra*ble, a. [L. execrabilis, exsecrabilis: cf. F. ex['e]crable. See Execrate.] Deserving to be execrated; accursed; damnable; detestable; abominable; as, an execrable wretch. ``Execrable pride.'' --Hooker. -- Ex"e*cra*ble*ness, n. -- Ex"e*cra*bly, adv.

Collin's Cobuild Dictionary

If you describe something as execrable, you mean that it is very bad or unpleasant. (FORMAL) Accusing us of being disloyal to cover his own sorry behavior is truly execrable. ...an execrable meal. = deplorable ADJ

Soule's Dictionary of English Synonyms

a. 1. Detestable, hateful, odious, abhorrent, damnable, cursed, accursed, abominable, villanous. 2. Offensive, disgusting, obnoxious, nauseous, nauseating, sickening, repulsive, revolting, loathsome, vile.

Moby Thesaurus

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