abominable

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Pronunciation[change]

  • (US) IPA: /əˈbɑm.ə.nə.bl̩/ or /əˈbɑm.nə.bl̩/
  • (NZ) IPA: /ɘˈbɔm.ɘ.nɘ.bɯ/
  • (file)

Adjective[change]

Positive
abominable

Comparative
more abominable

Superlative
most abominable

  1. If something is abominable, it is awful (horrible).
    My mother thought that book I read was abominable.
  2. If someone is abominable, they are not liked.
    The students felt their teacher was abominable.