Pronunciation of Anathema
/ɐnˈaθɛmə/, /ɐnˈaθɛmə/, /ɐ_n_ˈa_θ_ɛ_m_ə/
Antonyms for anathema:
praise, compliment, in-vocations, commendation, sweetheart, in vocation, honey, benediction, citation, preference, dear, joy, favorite, sanctification, like, benison, benisons, pleasure, delight, sanctifications, beloved, treasure, darling, Benedictus, felicity, blessing, love, benedictu, in vocations, approval, enjoyment, endorsement.
Usage examples for anathema:
- He threw the gun on the bed; he took Fitzgerald's pipe from his pocket and cast it after the gun, and with a gesture which placed all the contents of the room under the ban of his anathema, he strode out into the corridor, thence to the office. - "The Puppet Crown", Harold MacGrath.
- He hurried back to the waiting Swede, an anathema that was not directed at another, hot on his lips. - "A Breath of Prairie and other stories", Will Lillibridge.
- All the States which have pronounced an anathema against books and alphabets, have likewise forbidden that any colored man shall be employed in a printing- office, under the penalty of ten dollars for every offence. - "An Appeal in Favor of that Class of Americans Called Africans", Lydia Maria Child.
Rhymes for anathema:
- fatima, fatimah;