Translation: from spanish to english

from english to spanish

abominable

  • 1 abominable

    adj.
    abominable.
    el abominable hombre de las nieves the abominable snowman
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    1 abominable, loathsome
    \
    el abominable hombre de las nieves the abominable snowman
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    adjetivo abominable
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    = repulsive, unspeakable, abhorrent, detestable, loathsome.
    Ex. A new indicator, representing the asymmetry of coauthorship links, was used to reveal the main 'attractive' and ' repulsive' centres of cooperation.
    Ex. The article 'My life and hard times: a tale of unspeakable horrors' is a light hearted account of the author's experiences as a part time indexer.
    Ex. He debates what should the librarian's attitude be to materials considered personally abhorrent.
    Ex. He then made the comment that our soldiers are fighting ' detestable murderers and scumbags'.
    Ex. It is loathsome and grotesquely hypocritical that pro-lifers oppose abortion, but are unconcerned about the mistreatment of animals used in the food industry.
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    adjetivo abominable
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    = repulsive, unspeakable, abhorrent, detestable, loathsome.

    Ex: A new indicator, representing the asymmetry of coauthorship links, was used to reveal the main 'attractive' and ' repulsive' centres of cooperation.

    Ex: The article 'My life and hard times: a tale of unspeakable horrors' is a light hearted account of the author's experiences as a part time indexer.
    Ex: He debates what should the librarian's attitude be to materials considered personally abhorrent.
    Ex: He then made the comment that our soldiers are fighting ' detestable murderers and scumbags'.
    Ex: It is loathsome and grotesquely hypocritical that pro-lifers oppose abortion, but are unconcerned about the mistreatment of animals used in the food industry.

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    abominable
    el abominable hombre de las nieves the Abominable Snowman
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    abominable adjetivo
    abominable
    abominable adjetivo abominable: el abominable hombre de las nieves, the Abominable Snowman
    su concepto de las mujeres es absolutamente abominable, he has an absolutely abominable concept of women
    ' abominable' also found in these entries:
    Spanish:
    execrable
    - nefanda
    - nefando
    English:
    abominable
    - hideous
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    abominable;
    el abominable hombre de las nieves the abominable snowman
    * * *
    adj abominable
    * * *
    aborrecible: abominable

    Spanish-English dictionary > abominable

  • 2 abominable

    • abhorrent
    • abominable
    • awful
    • detestable
    • execrable
    • hideaway
    • hideously
    • loathsome
    • odious
    • repulsive

    Diccionario Técnico Español-Inglés > abominable

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  • abominable — [ abɔminabl ] adj. • XIIe; lat. abominabilis « à repousser comme mauvais présage » 1 ♦ Qui inspire de l horreur. ⇒ affreux, atroce, horrible, monstrueux. « Ses crimes sont abominables » (France). 2 ♦ Par ext. (XIIIe) Très mauvais. ⇒ détestable,… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • abominable — ABOMINABLE. Adj. de tout genre. Execrable, détestable, qui est en horreur. Crime abominable. un homme abominable. Il se dit par exageration de tout ce qui est tres mauvais en son genre. Cette comédie, cette musique est abominable. cela a un goust …   Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • abominable — adjetivo 1. (antepuesto / pospuesto) Que merece ser abominado o condenado: Todavía no se ha encontrado a los responsables de este abominable crimen. Tu comportamiento fue abominable, repugnante, detestable …   Diccionario Salamanca de la Lengua Española

  • abominable — [ə bäm′ə nə bəl] adj. [ME abhominable (sp. infl. by folk etym. deriv. < L ab homine, away from man, inhuman) < OFr abominable < L abominabilis < abominari: see ABOMINATE] 1. nasty and disgusting; vile; loathsome 2. highly unpleasant;… …   English World dictionary

  • Abominable — A*bom i*na*ble, a. [F. abominable. L. abominalis. See {Abominate}.] 1. Worthy of, or causing, abhorrence, as a thing of evil omen; odious in the utmost degree; very hateful; detestable; loathsome; execrable. [1913 Webster] 2. Excessive; large;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • abominable — (adj.) mid 14c., from O.Fr. abominable (12c.) and directly from L.L. abominabilis deserving abhorrence, from stem of L. abominari deplore as an evil omen (see ABOMINATION (Cf. abomination)). Sometimes misdivided in earlier centuries as a… …   Etymology dictionary

  • abominable — index bad (offensive), contemptible, contemptuous, depraved, disgraceful, disreputable, heinous, i …   Law dictionary

  • abominable — detestable, *hateful, odious, abhorrent Analogous words: *execrable, damnable, accursed, cursed: scurvy, despicable, *contemptible, sorry: loathsome, repulsive, revolting, repugnant, *offensive: horrid, *horrible Antonyms: laudable (practices,… …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • abominable — [adj] awful, detestable abhorrent, atrocious, awful, bad, base, beastly, contemptible, cursed, despicable, disgusting, foul, grim, grody*, gross*, hairy*, hateful, heinous, hellish, horrible, horrid, loathsome, lousy, nauseating, obnoxious,… …   New thesaurus

  • abominable — Abominable, com. penac. Detestabilis, Abominandus …   Thresor de la langue françoyse

  • abominable — (Del lat. abominabĭlis). 1. adj. Digno de ser abominado. 2. Que desagrada profundamente …   Diccionario de la lengua española

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