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abhor
used in Love's Labour's Lost

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to hate or detest something
  • I abhor such fanatical phantasimes, such insociable and point-devise companions; such rackers of orthography, as to speak dout, fine, when he should say doubt; det when he should pronounce debt,—d, e, b, t, not d, e, t: he clepeth a calf, cauf; half, hauf; neighbour vocatur nebour, neigh abbreviated ne.
    5.1 — Act 5 Scene 1 — The King of Navarre's park (14% in)

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