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Detestable

Pronunciation of Detestable
/dɪtˈɛstəbə͡l/, /dɪtˈɛstəbə‍l/, /d_ɪ_t_ˈɛ_s_t_ə_b_əl/

Antonyms for detestable:

commendable, inoffensive, noble, good, venerable, lofty, admirable, adorable.

Synonyms for detestable:

Sense 1

god-awful, ugly, sick, gruesome, scabby, insufferable, horrid, nauseating, sickening, horrifying, Despisable, bruising, ghastly, evil, horrible, putrid, traumatic, murderous, hellish, stinking, verminous, revolting, appalling, frightful, repellent.

Sense 2

contemptible, obnoxious, despicable, vile, opprobrious, loathsome, nefarious, damned, lousy.

Sense 3

disgusting, antipathetic, infamous, shabby.

Sense 5

filthy.

Sense 6

low.

Sense 8

foul, nasty.

corrupt

rotten.

disagreeable (adjective)

villainous.

hateful (adjective)

loathsome.

loathsome, abominable (adjective)

disgusting, abhorrent, lousy, execrable, revolting, vile, hateful, despicable, rotten, horrid, low-down, odious, repulsive, awful, obnoxious, atrocious, offensive, repugnant.

offensive (adjective)

horrid, offensive, atrocious.

unspeakable (adjective)

unspeakable.

Sense 1 (noun)

horrible, appalling, revolting, sickening.

detestable (noun)

abhorrent, offensive, execrable, repulsive, repugnant, hateful, odious, abominable, obscene.

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