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That much of this division falls along racial lines is detestable to me.
Journey to the End of the Night does not offer readers much more than nihilism as a response to a detestable world.The Search for Serious Literary Fiction for Republicans|James McGirk|November 5, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The rotten economy remains detestable but the stimulus program is working fine for their key constituencies.
It was monstrous that this English damask rose should fall a prey to so detestable a person as the Comte de Lussigny.The Joyous Adventures of Aristide Pujol|William J. Locke
Seeing he hath done all these detestable things, he shall surely die, his blood shall be upon him.The Bible, Douay-Rheims Version|Various
Thy foreseeing wisdom takes care to send infatuation upon these detestable men who are so dangerous to us.Superstition In All Ages (1732)|Jean Meslier
He had been known to make away with the materials of Lolly's detestable occupation when he got the chance.The Creators|May Sinclair
He will blush, then, if he thinks he has rendered himself hateful and detestable in their eyes.Letters To Eugenia|Paul Henri Thiry Holbach