I adjective abject, abominable, accursed, annoying, base, beastly, blameworthy, coarse, confounded, contemptible, corrupt, cursed, damnable, despicable, detestable, diabolic, dirty, disagreeable, disgraceful, disgusting, displeasing, evil, execrable, forbidding, foul, frightening, fulsome, grotesque, hateful, heinous, hideous, horrible, horrid, ignoble, ignominious, infamous, infernal, insufferable, intolerable, invidiosus, invidious, invisus, loathsome, low, mean, monstrous, nasty, objectionable, obnoxious, odiosus, offensive, rank, repellent, reprehensible, repugnant, repulsive, revolting, rotten, scurvy, shocking, sickening, sinister, tainted, ugly, unbearable, unendurable, unlovable, unpalatable, unpleasant, unpopular, unworthy, vile, vulgar II index antipathetic (distasteful), bad (offensive), base (bad), blameworthy, contemptible, disgraceful, disreputable, gross (flagrant), heinous, invidious, libelous, loathsome, nefarious, notorious, objectionable, obnoxious, offensive (offending), outrageous, reprehensible, repugnant (exciting aversion), repulsive, scandalous, sordid

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006

adj. Disgusting, disgraceful, hateful, vile, loathsome, scandalous.
See also odium.

Webster's New World Law Dictionary. . 2000.

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