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abhor (verb) hate strongly.
Hating a person, something, a way of behavior, a line of thinking, etc., is
abhorring. For example, we abhor doctors who just for the sake of money,
put us through a number of unnecessary tests. We abhor the senseless killing of innocents and mindless destruction of property by terrorists. We don't like a person getting drunk - we abhor his drunkenness.
- He abhorred whatever was suggested by the doctor for the simple reason that he was not allowed to eat the food of his choice.
- People who have liberal views abhor all kinds of sectarianism, fanaticism, and bigotry.