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Definition 1: dislike intensely; feel antipathy or aversion towards - [verb of emotion]

Samples where detest or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • I hate Mexican food
  • She detests politicians

Synonyms for detest in the sense of this definition

(detest is a kind of ...) have or feel a dislike or distaste for

"I really dislike this salesman"

(... is a kind of detest ) find repugnant

"I loathe that man" "She abhors cats"

(... is a kind of detest ) look down on with disdain

"He despises the people he has to work for" "The professor scorns the students who don't catch on immediately"

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