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detest
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Harry Potter (#7) and the Deathly Hallows
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  • I’m sorry, but I detest Avery and Mulciber!
  • Harry was sure of it: They seemed to be coming more quickly now, taking those dragging, rattling breaths he detested, tasting despair in the air, closing in — He raised his wand: He could not, would not suffer the Dementor’s Kiss, whatever happened afterward.

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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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