The word is defined as follows
- As adjective, deserving strong condemnation.
- As noun, shockingly bad in quality.
A few synonyms to “deplorable” are disgraceful, shameful, dishonorable, disreputable and discreditable. No one in the right frame of mind (i.e., sane and sound) would argue those words do not define Trump’ supporters. It’s lamentable (no pun intended) Hillary felt pressured to apologize to people she correctly labeled. There can’t be any argument that Trump’ supporters are indeed disgraceful, shameful, deserve strong condemnation.
But, that was 2016. It’s in the realm of possibility those individuals could have wised up, and reached certain maturity that would guide them to do right by the country, by their fellow countrymen or at the very least to show patriotism. After all, they are members of a political Party which promotes Christianity, moral principles, patriotism as its core values.