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loathe
used in Moby Dick

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Definition
detest or intensely dislike
  • That ghastly whiteness it is which imparts such an abhorrent mildness, even more loathsome than terrific, to the dumb gloating of their aspect.
    Chapters 40-42 -- Midnight, Forecastle; Moby Dick; The Whiteness of the Whale (67% in)
  • What is it that in the Albino man so peculiarly repels and often shocks the eye, as that sometimes he is loathed by his own kith and kin!
    Chapters 40-42 -- Midnight, Forecastle; Moby Dick; The Whiteness of the Whale (79% in)

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