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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To dislike or hate with intensity.

Usage examples (33)
  • But what I detest is the attitude you display in your responses … …. patronising and belittling.
  • Dixon, "detest" and whine to your heart's content.
  • She hated an 'detest' both of them an 'all de fambly.
  • Another thing I equally detest is vivisection. for more
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