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detestable
used in Babbitt

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deserving intense dislike
  • From the bedroom beside the sleeping-porch, his wife's detestably cheerful "Time to get up, Georgie boy," and the itchy sound, the brisk and scratchy sound, of combing hairs out of a stiff brush.
    Chapter 1 (25% in)

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