verb (used with object)
SYNONYMS FOR detest
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Origin of detest
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OTHER WORDS FROM detestde·test·er, nounun·de·test·ed, adjectiveun·de·test·ing, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for detest
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.
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 future|Dan Carney|February 12, 2021|Popular 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 (firstname.lastname@example.org)|February 5, 2021|FiveThirtyEight
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.