What does the word execrable mean?

Usage examples for execrable

  1. Alarbi Abresha, Junior, meanwhile, took us on into his father's guest- house, a suite of magnificent rooms, decorated in execrable taste, the barbaric glories of the old Moorish style giving place to modern French vulgarity. – In the Tail of the Peacock by Isabel Savory
  2. He 'll only repay sherry and soda- water, and one of those execrable cheroots you used to be famed for. – The Fortunes Of Glencore by Charles James Lever