other words for 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.
I detest the idea that marriage changes our views, Margery; I loathe it.
Practically you detest me, but theoretically you love me à la Thinkright.
Not that I particularly wish to know; because curiosity is a foible that I detest.
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.
I adore having people come to see me, and I detest going to see them.
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.
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WORDS RELATED TO DETEST
- be allergic to
- be averse to
- be turned off to
- bear malice toward
- grossed out on
- have hard feelings
- have no stomach for
- have no taste for
- look down on
- lose interest in
- make faces at
- not appreciate
- not care for
- not endure
- not feel like
- not take kindly to
- object to
- shudder at