Examples from the Web for execration
A sinner before God, reprobate to His creatures, he has earned curse and execration till the very verge of Resurrection.The Bbur-nma in English|Babur, Emperor of Hindustan
The execration of the deed was pre-eminently unanimous and hearty.History of the Rise of the Huguenots|Henry Baird
And then he broke off with this execration: "Oh, this miserable world—this infernal pot where men are boiled!"The Colossus|Opie Read
They listened with the calm of people for whom anathema, reprobation, malediction, and execration were their daily bread.The Miracle Of The Great St. Nicolas|Anatole France
The scene is again, once more, one of smoke and carnage, and yells of execration and blood.
Word Origin and History for execration
late 14c., from Latin execrationem (nominative execratio), noun of action from past participle stem of execrari "to hate, curse," from ex- "out" (see ex-) + sacrare "to devote to holiness or to destruction, consecrate," from sacer "sacred" (see sacred).