I abhor this type of insulting behavior.
People who seek peace abhor violence.
If you abhor racism, you can make a difference by fighting it.
I abhor the conditions under which we commercially raise farm animals today.
I particularly abhor the sloppiness that even literate people exhibit when writing an email message.
I abhor the smell of burnt popcorn.
We should all abhor the illegal importation of fish because there is a great risk to our existing fish stock.
Are there any foods that you abhor?
Out of fear of drowning, some children abhor the thought of swimming.
Jeannie laughed as she went kayaking, remembering how she used to abhor anything that had to do with water before overcoming her fear.
I don't understand why so many young people abhor reading!
I abhor the taste of coffee - so much so that I won't go to coffee shops for meetings.
After having an allergic reaction when she was young, Allie began to abhor cats.
How much would I have to pay for you to not abhor my cooking?
How can I overcome the feelings that I have for things that I currently abhor?
I abhor the thought of facing debt from college.
I enjoy helping children overcome fears and dislikes so that they no longer abhor many of the fun things in life.
Many wearers enjoy this aged look, similar to antique rings, but others abhor the necessity of polishing the jewelry periodically.
In God we take to record in our consciences that from our hearts we abhor all sects of heresy, and all teachers of erroneous doctrines; and that with all humility we embrace purity of Christ's evangel, which is the only food of our souls" (Preface).
On the other hand, if you abhor comparison shopping and would rather have someone else do the work for you, an insurance broker can be an excellent choice.
"I abhor the evangelics, because it is through them that literature is everywhere declining, and upon the point of perishing."
It is also important to consider the tastes of the couple; some couples feel uncomfortable when in a formal situation while others abhor casual wear.
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