Part of speech: noun

Something detested or abhorred; loathing.

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Usage examples "abomination":

  1. Catastrophe I had expected, tragedy I knew we would find- but I had looked for nothing so filled with the abomination of desolation, so frightful as was this. - "The Metal Monster", A. Merritt.
  2. Sham jewellery is an abomination. - "Routledge's Manual of Etiquette", George Routledge.
  3. I was coming back from them this evening, when I saw the abomination of desolation walking alive down the long straight street and the rest is as this gentleman has said. - "The Wisdom of Father Brown", G. K. Chesterton.