[ab-hawr-uhnt, -hor-]
causing repugnance; detestable; loathsome: an abhorrent deed.
utterly opposed, or contrary, or in conflict (usually followed by to ): abhorrent to reason.
feeling extreme repugnance or aversion (usually followed by of ): abhorrent of waste.
remote in character (usually followed by from ): abhorrent from the principles of law.

1610–20; < Latin abhorrent- (stem of abhorrēns, present participle of abhorrēre). See abhor, -ent

abhorrently, adverb
unabhorrently, adverb

aberrant, abhorrent.

1. shocking, abominable.
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abhorrent (əbˈhɒrənt)
adj (when postpositive, foll by of) (usually postpositive and foll by to)
1.  repugnant; loathsome
2.  feeling extreme aversion or loathing (for): abhorrent of vulgarity
3.  conflicting (with): abhorrent to common sense

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Word Origin & History

1610s, "in a position or condition to recoil," usually with from; from L. abhorrens (gen. abhorrentis), prp. of abhorrere; see abhor. Meaning "repugnant" is from 1650s.
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Example sentences
Many plants are so abhorrent to insects that they will not nest near them.
The rule applies unless the Legislature explicitly prohibits recognition or
  recognition would be abhorrent to public policy.
The remedy for abhorrent speech, however, is more speech.
This is in poor taste at minimum, and completely abhorrent in reality.
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