What does detested mean?

Definitions for detested
de·test·ed

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. despised, detested, hated, scorned(adj)

    treated with contempt

Webster Dictionary

  1. Detested

    of Detest

How to pronounce detested?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say detested in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of detested in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of detested in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of detested in a Sentence

  1. Vice President Biden:

    And we had to put up with the likes of like Jim Eastland and Hermy Talmadge and all those segregationists and all of that. And the fact of the matter is that we were able to do it because we were able to win -- we were able to beat them on everything they stood for, we in fact detested what they stood for in terms of segregation and all the rest.

  2. Oscar Wilde:

    When a woman marries again it is because she detested her first husband. When a man marries again it is because he adored his first wife. Women try their luck; men risk theirs.

  3. Duke of Wellington:

    We always have been, we are, and I hope that we always shall be detested in France.

  4. Oscar Wilde, The Picture of Dorian Gray, 1891:

    When a woman marries again, it is because she detested her first husband. When a man marries again, it is because he adored his first wife. Women try their luck; men risk theirs.

  5. Bruno Julliard:

    We must put in the limelight those who support values that our close to ours, which is the case of Tel Aviv, a city that is often detested by the most radical Israelis.

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