utterly detestable; abominable; abhorrent.
very bad: an execrable stage performance.

1350–1400 for earlier sense “expressing a curse”; 1480–90 for def 1; Middle English < Latin ex(s)ecrābilis accursed, detestable. See execrate, -able

execrableness, noun
execrably, adverb
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execrable (ˈɛksɪkrəbəl)
1.  deserving to be execrated; abhorrent
2.  of very poor quality: an execrable meal
[C14: from Latin exsecrābilis, from exsecrārī to execrate]

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Word Origin & History

late 14c., from L. execrabilis, from execrari (see execrate). Related: Execrably.
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Example sentences
It is the quintessence of all that is vile, execrable and abhorrent.
They won admission not because of their performance, which is execrable, but
  simply because they employ a lot of people.
The audience is shown a bullying boss who constantly repeats himself, a
  painfully insecure secretary, and execrable coffee.
Both sides endorse the execrable drug war, which has done more to destroy civil
  liberties than any post-9/11 moves.
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