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detest
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Franny and Zooey
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  • I mean he was the only person that was there that I know really detests me.
  • "Why does he detest you?" he asked.
  • Detests you, eh?
  • "He detests me because I’m in this crazy Religion seminar he conducts, and I can never bring myself to smile back at him when he’s being charming and Oxfordish.

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  • 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

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