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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The state of being execrable. [Rare.]


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  • Think of the monotonous execrableness of the thirty that went before it, to leave this one simple breakfast looming up in my memory like a shot-tower after all these years have gone by!

    Roughing It

  • a tragically serious person, and to think of pat phrases with which to characterize the execrableness of my attempts upon the tin whistle.

    The Friendly Road: New Adventures in Contentment


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