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Search phrase: abomination

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The Rape of LucreceLuc.704 Ere he can see his own abomination. Ere he can see his owne abhomination.
The Rape of LucreceLuc.921 Guilty of incest, that abomination: Guilty of incest that abhomination,

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abhominationvariant spelling of ‘abomination
abomination, abhominationdisgusting vice, shameful act
abomination, abhominationhatefulness, repugnance, disgusting state

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Word FamilyWord Family GroupWords
ABOMINATIONBASICabominable adj, abominably adv, abomination n

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