Example sentences for: abominable

How can you use “abominable” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • In fact, one of the less reputable wine producers immediately named one of its abominable sparkling wines fuddle-duck . No reduplication there.

  • Dol. Captain! thou abominable damned cheater, art thou not ashamed to be called captain!

  • FRAMEWORK II is sold by Ashton-Tate, a silicon-valley concern that makes quite good programs but, like most of the software companies, produces such abominable manuals with directions for using the programs that they have to maintain a staff of several dozen “technical personnel” who are on duty about 12 hours a day, beginning at about six in the morning (California time) merely in order to answer the questions of confused customers.

  • He lost his way in the '90s with flagrantly commercial junk such as Sleeping With the Enemy (1991) and The Money Train (1995); and so did his True Believer screenwriter, the former Rolling Stone journalist Wesley Strick, who made his fortune and lost his good name with the abominable Cape Fear remake (1991), Wolf (1994), and The Saint (1997).

  • We changed back again when the abominable truth was discovered that the word had its own legitimate Latin ancestor, abominosus meaning away from the omens, or hateful and odious.


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