To better see all uses of the word
detest
in
Henry VIII
please enable javascript.

detest
Used In
Henry VIII
Go to Play Vocabulary
Go to Word Detail
  • My good lords, hitherto in all the progress Both of my life and office, I have labour’d, And with no little study, that my teaching And the strong course of my authority Might go one way, and safely; and the end Was ever, to do well; nor is there living, I speak it with a single heart, my lords, A man that more detests, more stirs against, Both in his private conscience and his place, Defacers of a public peace, than I do.

  • There are no more uses of "detest" in the play.


    Show samples from other sources
  • She detests politicians who make promises they don’t keep.
  • I die adoring God, loving my friends, not hating my enemies, and detesting superstition.
    Voltaire

  • Go to more samples
Go to Play Vocabulary
verbalworkout.com . . . enhancing vocabulary while reading