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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Hate coupled with disgust.

Usage examples (31)
  • One of the most-frequent targets for my detestation is California chardonnay — which is often guilty of all three infractions.
  • Nay, we not only behaved as having no concern for him, but as loathing him, and having him in detestation.
  • Rather than regarding homosexual practice with "abhorrence" and "detestation" - as did George Washington and most everyone until recent years - Obama has euphemistically...
  • And it would lead to the kind of detestation that would include building debris, coffins, sewage, a giant stagnation pound, maybe a million people homeless. for more
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