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abhor
used in The Bluest Eye

3 uses
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Definition
to hate or detest something
  • She was one of the few things abhorrent to him that he could touch and therefore hurt.
    2 — Autumn (66% in)
abhorrent = disgusting (hated or detested)
  • He abhorred flesh on flesh.
    4 — Spring (79% in)
  • And the smell of your fruit and the labor of your days we abhorred.
    4 — Spring (93% in)

There are no more uses of "abhor" in The Bluest Eye.

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