toggle menu
1000+ books
Go to Book

used in My Antonia

2 uses
(click/touch triangles for details)
exceptionally bad or detestable
  • His abominable muscularity, his loathsome, fluid motion, somehow made me sick.
    Book 1 — The Shimerdas (31% in)
  • As piano-playing, it was perhaps abominable, but as music it was something real, vitalized by a sense of rhythm that was stronger than his other physical senses—that not only filled his dark mind, but worried his body incessantly.
    Book 2 — The Hired Girls (42% in)

There are no more uses of "abominable" in My Antonia.

Typical Usage  (best examples)
Dictionary / pronunciation — Google®Dictionary list —®