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abominable
used in The Poisonwood Bible

3 uses
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Definition
exceptionally bad or detestable
  • But Mr. Axelroot provides a grave temptation, as he is such an abominable curiosity.
    Book 2 — Revelation (24% in)
  • For a woman to curse in Lingala is fairly abominable.
    Book 5 — Exodus (55% in)
  • Father, forgive me wherever you are, but this world has brought one vile abomination after another down on the heads of the gentle, and I'll not live to see the meek inherit anything.
    Book 6 — Song of the Children (47% in)

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