- Worthy of, or causing, abhorrence, as a thing of evil omen; odious in the utmost degree; very hateful; detestable; loathsome; execrable. [first attested around 1150 to 1350]
- Disagreeable or unpleasant. [First attested in the late 19th century.]
- Very bad or inferior.
- (obsolete) Excessive, large (used as an intensifier).