Definition of detestable:
woeful, salacious, awful, execrable, hateful, sordid, paltry, odious, infamous, sickening, wretched, obscene, dirty, currish, mean, nefarious, obnoxious, raunchy, offensive, antipathetic, terrible, despicable, ignominious, good, repugnant, shabby, unspeakable, disgusting, painful, low-minded, dreadful, filthy, revolting, vile, damnable, loathsome, low-down, deplorable, base, despisable, lewd, foul, rotten, nasty, abhorrent, abominable, low, miserable, hideous, dishonorable, atrocious, appalling, repulsive, snide, lousy, horrible, contemptible.
hateful (part of speech: adjective)
- study at offensive
- "Memoirs of Henry Hunt, Esq. Volume 3", Henry Hunt.
- "His Second Wife", Ernest Poole.
- "The Vision of Desire", Margaret Pedler.