Definition of Detester

1. n. One who detests.

Definition of Detester

1. Noun. Someone who detests, a hater. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Detester

1. one that detests [n -S] - See also: detests

Lexicographical Neighbors of Detester

deters
detersion
detersions
detersive
detersively
detersiveness
detersives
detest
detestability
detestable
detestableness
detestably
detestation
detestations
detested
detester (current term)
detesters
detestest
detesteth
detesting
detests
detext
dethatch
dethatched
dethatcher
dethatchers
dethatches
dethatching
dethaw
dethawed

Literary usage of Detester

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Discourse on the All-Embracing Net of Views: The Brahmajala Sutta and by Bodhi, Bhikkhu Bodhi, Gautama Buddha (1992)
"... a detester, a nihilist, a tormentor, incapable of higher rebirth. The recluse Gotama has attained no state transcending the merely human level, ..."

2. The Bellum Catilinarium of Sallust, and Cicero's four orations against by Marcus Tullius Cicero (1830)
"... patries querimoniam detester ac ... The words qui feruntur are an tion, is not extant. idiomatic phrase, signifying, at 3. detester ас ..."

3. Ivanhoe by Walter Scott (1904)
"... of the king's party and as being a detester of the practice of granting church revenues to titulars instead of their being devoted to pious uses, ..."

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