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execrable
used in Gulliver's Travels

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Definition
very bad
  • That upon a quarrel among us, I was set on shore on this coast, where I walked forward, without knowing whither, till he delivered me from the persecution of those execrable Yahoos.
    Part 4 — A Voyage to the Country of the Houyhnms (23% in)
  • Ships are sent with the first opportunity; the natives driven out or destroyed; their princes tortured to discover their gold; a free license given to all acts of inhumanity and lust, the earth reeking with the blood of its inhabitants: and this execrable crew of butchers, employed in so pious an expedition, is a modern colony, sent to convert and civilize an idolatrous and barbarous people!
    Part 4 — A Voyage to the Country of the Houyhnms (96% in)

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