- v. Simple past tense and past participle of detest.
- adj. treated with contempt
“To use a term detested by the fundamentalists, morality is "situational.”
“My picture was caricatured, my name detested, my peace harassed.”
“The remorseless Shamer, a name detested by the faithful, reproached their cowardice; and the grandson of”
“The remorseless Shamer, a name detested by the faithful, reproached their cowardice; and the grandson of Mahomet was slain with three-and-thirty strokes of lances and swords.”
“Shamer, a name detested by the faithful, reproached their cowardice; and the grandson of Mahomet was slain with three-and-thirty strokes of lances and swords.”
“The scary part is that central to Stewart's message on Saturday was what one of best media critics around -- the New York University professor Jay Rosen -- calls "the view from nowhere," the same kind of high-minded pooh-pooing of the messy fray of actual democracy, including passion and commitment that involves fighting in the muck of ideas, that the kind of people who gathered on the National Mall once detested from the likes of the punditocracy's naysayer-in-chief, David Broder.”
“But Anne’s mother dies, and she inherits the family home in detested Lawrenceville, the town she was so desperate to leave.”
“Miss Taylor began her career as a child actress and rose to fame in the movies, but it was as herself -- or a melodramatic projection of herself the media dubbed "Liz" a nickname she detested -- that she captured the often outraged attention of the world.”
“And if they are our enemy in time of war, their tongue is "detested" by us, as ours is to them.”
“This result doesn't mean Salmond is more "detested" than Brown and you know that.”
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