To defraud, to cheat, to wrong, had at one time been most abhorrent to her nature.
I am so eager to do well that the mere thought of failing is abhorrent.
And her behavior, to a man to whom scenes were abhorrent, proved trying in the extreme.
As it was, his motives were as abhorrent, as his methods were foolish and contemptible.
To have done the deed, and yet not to reap ...