One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1(of a person or action) contemptible; worthless.despicable, detestable, hateful, reprehensible, deplorable, loathsome, odious, revolting, execrable, unspeakable, heinous, shocking, offensiveView synonyms
- 1.1 (of an experience or situation) unpleasant; awful.disagreeable, irksome, troublesome, annoying, irritating, vexatious, displeasing, uncomfortable, distressing, nasty, horrible, appalling, terrible, awful, dreadful, hateful, detestable, miserable, abominable, execrable, odious, invidious, objectionable, offensive, obnoxious, repugnant, repulsive, repellent, revolting, disgusting, distasteful, nauseating, unsavoury, unpalatable, uglyView synonyms
- 1.1 (of an experience or situation) unpleasant; awful.
2Covered with excrement.
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