Sunday, November 6, 2011

abomination


abomination [ uh'-bom-uh'-NEY-shuh'n ]
 noun ]
 MEANING :
 1. abhorrence, detestation or disgust
2. the cause of abhorrence or wickedness
 USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
 The corruption among the police forces who are supposedly the guardians and protectors of citizens of our country is an abomination.
 USAGE EXAMPLE 2 :
 There was the abomination of rights-abusing countries such as Zimbabwe, Saudi Arabia and Cuba gaining leadership positions on the Human Rights Commission.