Thesaurus / detest

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I detest selfishness, and you have been so kind to Louisita, and she is aware how precious Cora is to us.

Peak's IslandFord Paul

I detest the idea that marriage changes our views, Margery; I loathe it.

The Country HouseJohn Galsworthy

Practically you detest me, but theoretically you love me à la Thinkright.

The Opened ShuttersClara Louise Burnham

Not that I particularly wish to know; because curiosity is a foible that I detest.

Single LifeJohn Baldwin Buckstone

If you dislike us because we are too much like you, you will detest them because they are so different from you.

For camp and trump and clarion some have zest,— The cruel wars the mothers so detest.

Echoes from the Sabine FarmRoswell Martin Field and Eugene Field

I adore having people come to see me, and I detest going to see them.

My Double LifeSarah Bernhardt

Every impulse of our hearts led us to detest the cruel deed of treachery about to be consummated, but which we could not prevent.

Unlike so many of my countrymen I am prepared to state that I detest the French capital.

But it is said they are not faithful and loyal subjects, and that they detest the laws.

Willy ReillyWilliam Carleton

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