abominable acts of violence have become common enough in Mexico that the public has built up a tolerance for such news.
What kind of abominable killjoy would be against loving presents and cookies?
Caro, who portrays LBJ at times as an abominable monster, capable of just about anything, was horrified.
mid-14c., from Old French abominable (12c.) and directly from Late Latin abominabilis "deserving abhorrence," from stem of Latin abominari "deplore as an evil omen" (see abomination). Sometimes misdivided in earlier centuries as a bominable. Also often abhominable 14c.-17c. Related: Abominably.