Example sentences for: detest

How can you use “detest” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • “You two are testimony enough for Fanny's culinary powers, although I do detest her slicing the bread so thick.

  • They are conservatives who fundamentally detest U.S. involvement in Kosovo and have little interest in the morality of the issue.

  • Isn't this the sort of thing we used to detest when the Soviets did it?

  • The root sense of testimony , then, is `a laying of the testes on the evidence table' and of detest is to `hate to the extent of losing one's testicles.

  • Everyone seems to detest legal gambling--everyone, that is, except the public.


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