Sentence Examples


  • Louis did not love his brothers, and he detested their policy, which without rendering him any service made his liberty and even his life precarious; yet, loath to condemn them to death, he vetoed the decree.
  • Much as they detested having to make the phone call, both knew it was necessary.
  • 4 Probably " the detested thing that causes horror " (mu' yipe') of Dan.
  • The king, himself a man of orderly life, detested him as a gambler and a rake.
  • The Sicilians, unlike the Neapolitans, were thoroughly alienated from the Bourbons, whom they detested, and after the Garibaldi andfhe peace of Villafranca (July 18J9) Mazzini's emissaries, Thousand.