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detest
used in A Prayer for Owen Meany

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Definition
dislike intensely
  • "I detest the term 'Can Lit,' " I told ms.
    p. 539.9
  • And later still, our town fell under Massachusetts authority—which may, to this day, explain why residents of Gravesend detest people from Massachusetts.
    p. 10.9
  • She detested TV with such passion and wit that watching television and commenting on it—sometimes, commenting directly to it—became her job.
    p. 264.5

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