detestableness
noun see detestable

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Detestableness — De*test a*ble*ness, n. The quality or state of being detestable. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • detestableness — index infamy Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • detestableness — See detestability. * * * …   Universalium

  • detestableness — noun The state or quality of being detestable …   Wiktionary

  • detestableness — n. ability to be hated, abominableness …   English contemporary dictionary

  • detestableness — de·test·able·ness …   English syllables

  • detestableness — noun see detestable …   Useful english dictionary

  • detestable — adjective Date: 15th century arousing or meriting intense dislike ; abominable • detestableness noun • detestably adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • detestable — detestability, detestableness, n. detestably, adv. /di tes teuh beuhl/, adj. deserving to be detested; abominable; hateful. [1375 1425; late ME < MF < L detestabilis, equiv. to detest(ari) to DETEST + abilis ABLE] Syn. execrable, abhorrent,… …   Universalium

  • infamy — I noun abasement, aspersion, bad name, bad reputation, baseness, blot, brand, contempt, defamation, degradation, derision, detestableness, disapprobation, disapproval, discredit, disesteem, disfavor, disgrace, dishonor, disrepute, disrespect,… …   Law dictionary

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