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detested

adjective

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detested

verb
past tense of detest

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to dislike strongly
  • I detest pepperoni, and wouldn't eat it if you paid me!

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“Detested.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/detested. Accessed 29 Nov. 2020.

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