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synonyms for detested

  • abhor
  • despise
  • loathe
  • abominate
  • execrate
  • reject
  • repudiate
  • be allergic to
  • dislike intensely
  • down on
  • feel aversion toward
  • feel hostility toward
  • feel repugnance toward
  • have no use for
  • recoil from
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antonyms for detested

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  • admire
  • cherish
  • like
  • love
  • approve
  • adore
  • prize
  • respect
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How to use detested in a sentence

Take the cases of a young lady who detests carrots, a young gentleman recently converted to vegetarianism out of concern for the planet and an older gentleman with a life-threatening allergy to shellfish.
MISS MANNERS: THREE CASES OF ‘I CAN’T EAT THAT’JUDITH MARTIN, NICHOLAS MARTIN, JACOBINA MARTINFEBRUARY 18, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Other systems with similar virtual control lag in response to changes, which drivers also detest.
FORD’S ELECTRIC MUSTANG MACH-E IS AN IMPORTANT LEAP INTO THE FUTUREDAN CARNEYFEBRUARY 12, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
Some are liked by Republicans but positively detested by Democrats.
WHAT DO AMERICANS THINK OF MARJORIE TAYLOR GREENE? LIZ CHENEY? JOSH HAWLEY?NATHANIEL RAKICH (NATHANIEL.RAKICH@FIVETHIRTYEIGHT.COM)FEBRUARY 5, 2021FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
One of the strangest characters of the 20th century was France’s Monsieur Mangetout, born Michael Lotito, who would eat anything put in front of him except bananas, which he detested.
STOP EATING BATTERIES ALREADYFIONA ZUBLINNOVEMBER 27, 2020OZY
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WORDS RELATED TO DETESTED

  • abhorred
  • abominated
  • anathematized
  • avoided
  • condemned
  • cursed
  • detested
  • disliked
  • loathed
  • offensive
  • shunned
  • undesirable
  • unpopular
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