What are the antonyms for DETEST?

Synonyms for DETEST

Usage Examples for DETEST

  1. He tried to kiss Kate the first day, which made her detest him. - "Tales from Dickens" by Charles Dickens and Hallie Erminie Rives
  2. The Royalists and the Republicans detested, and detest equally, though from the most opposite sides, his devotion to the Napoleonic legend. - "A Short History of French Literature" by George Saintsbury