• Definition for "detestable"
    • Inspiring or deserving abhorrence or scorn. See Synonyms…
    • View More
  • Sentence for "detestable"
    • Her engagement at the luncheon-bar he…
    • View More
  • Quotes for "detestable"
  • Synonym for "detestable"
  • Phrases for "detestable"
  • Cross Reference for "detestable"
  • Equivalent for "detestable"
  • Etymologically Related for "detestable"
  • Form for "detestable"
  • Same Context for "detestable"

detestable definition

  • adjective:
    • Inspiring or deserving abhorrence or scorn. See Synonyms at hateful.
    • revitalizing disgust or detestation; offensive; shocking.
    • worth being detested; abominable; extremely hateful; very odious; deserving abhorrence.
    • offensive towards the head
    • unequivocally detestable
  • others:
    • To be detested; hateful; abominable; execrable; really odious.
    • Synonyms Odious, execrable, abhorred, vile. See record under abominable.
102 votes

How would you define detestable?

All the definitions on AZdictionary were written by people just like you. Now's your chance to add your own!