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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 ab·hor /əbˈhɔr/ 動詞
 憎惡, 痛恨

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ab·hor, v. i. To shrink back with horror, disgust, or dislike; to be contrary or averse; -- with from. [Obs.] “To abhor from those vices.”
    Which is utterly abhorring from the end of all law.   --Milton.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ab·hor v. t. [imp. & p. p. Abhorred p. pr. & vb. n. Abhorring.]
 1. To shrink back with shuddering from; to regard with horror or detestation; to feel excessive repugnance toward; to detest to extremity; to loathe.
    Abhor that which is evil; cleave to that which is good.   --Rom. xii. 9.
 2. To fill with horror or disgust. [Obs.]
    It doth abhor me now I speak the word.   --Shak.
 3. Canon Law To protest against; to reject solemnly. [Obs.]
 I utterly abhor, yea, from my soul
 Refuse you for my judge.   --Shak.
 Syn: -- To hate; detest; loathe; abominate. See Hate.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      v : find repugnant; "I loathe that man"; "She abhors cats" [syn:
           loathe, abominate, execrate]
      [also: abhorring, abhorred]