A*bom`i*na"tion (#), n. [OE. abominacioun, -cion, F. abominatio. See Abominate.]


The feeling of extreme disgust and hatred; abhorrence; detestation; loathing; as, he holds tobacco in abomination.


That which is abominable; anything hateful, wicked, or shamefully vile; an object or state that excites disgust and hatred; a hateful or shameful vice; pollution.

Antony, most large in his abominations. Shak.


A cause of pollution or wickedness.

Syn. -- Detestation; loathing; abhorrence; disgust; aversion; loathsomeness; odiousness.

Sir W. Scott.


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