In general, an abomination is something abhorrent or disgusting; things that are a cause for abhorrence or disgust.
Some translations of the Bible use this word often (such as the Amplified version), whereas others use it seldom or not at all.
A list of “abominations” (or detestable things) is given in Proverbs 6:16-19: a proud look, lying, murder, planning evil, running towards evil, a false witness, and stirring up trouble.
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