Journey to the End of the Night does not offer readers much more than nihilism as a response to a detestable world.
That much of this division falls along racial lines is detestable to me.
Such work was to him for the most part a detestable compound of vulgarity and rodomontade.
You understand that this will be your last drive in this detestable city.
The horror which this most detestable deed excited throughout France, familiar as it was with crimes and tragedies, was intense.
He thought only of freeing himself from the detestable plight in which he was placed.
detestable as this inference is, it results from his arguments.
It was this detestable thing, then, that had been telling tales of him and spoiling all his fun!
An old saw well applied is excellent, detestable when wrongly introduced.
Such a man would be a detestable servant in the eyes of democracy.