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    ..in abomination = ..tastes vile

    Dear teachers,

    Would you be kind enough to tell me whether I am right with my interpretation of the expression in bold in the following sentence?

    This coffee is in abomination.
    This coffee tastes vile.

    Thank you for your efforts.

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    V.

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    Re: ..in abomination = ..tastes vile

    Yes, but it's "an abomination."

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    Re: ..in abomination = ..tastes vile

    Hi conungursvia,

    Thank you for your affirmative reply as well as for your proper amendment.
    I was misled by the the phrase “to hold something in abomination”.

    Thank you again for your backing.

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    V.

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