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A state of alarm or dread; apprehension.
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  1. A state of alarm or dread; apprehension.
  2. (Archaic) Tremulous or trembling movement; quaking; tremor
  3. Fearful uncertainty, anxiety, etc.; apprehension
A feeling of respect or reverence mixed with dread and wonder, often inspired by something majestic or powerful:
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  1. A feeling of respect or reverence mixed with dread and wonder, often inspired by something majestic or powerful:
  2. (Archaic) The power of inspiring intense fear or fearful reverence
  3. (Obs.) Terror; dread
Intense, overpowering fear.
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  1. Intense, overpowering fear.
  2. One that instills intense fear:
  3. The ability to instill intense fear:
An ugly, ridiculous, startling, or unusual person or thing
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  1. An ugly, ridiculous, startling, or unusual person or thing
  2. Sudden intense fear, as of something immediately threatening.
  3. Sudden fear or terror; alarm
The act or fact of averting:
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  1. The act or fact of averting:
  2. The object arousing such dislike
  3. An intense or definite dislike; antipathy; repugnance
Something disliked
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  1. Something disliked
  2. A feeling of not liking; distaste; aversion; antipathy
Great dislike; abhorrence.
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  1. Great dislike; abhorrence.
  2. Sense of revulsion, distaste, detestation, extreme hatred or dislike.
  3. Intense dislike, disgust, or hatred; abhorrence
(Archaic) Great fright or terror, or a cause of terror
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  1. (Archaic) Great fright or terror, or a cause of terror
  2. A cause of terror.
A device that is used to warn of danger by means of a sound or signal:
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  1. A device that is used to warn of danger by means of a sound or signal:
  2. The sounding mechanism of an alarm clock:
  3. The bell, buzzer, etc. of an alarm clock
The ability to apprehend or understand; understanding.
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  1. The ability to apprehend or understand; understanding.
  2. Fearful or uneasy anticipation of the future; dread.
  3. An anxious feeling of foreboding; dread
A source of fear, awe, or reverence:
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  1. A source of fear, awe, or reverence:
  2. Fear mixed with awe or reverence
  3. Profound fear; terror:
A cause for fear; possibility; chance
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  1. A cause for fear; possibility; chance
  2. A state or condition marked by this feeling:
  3. A feeling of anxiety and agitation caused by the presence or nearness of danger, evil, pain, etc.; timidity; dread; terror; fright; apprehension
The quality of being fearful
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(Informal) Something extremely unsightly, alarming, or strange:
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  1. (Informal) Something extremely unsightly, alarming, or strange:
  2. Sudden intense fear, as of something immediately threatening.
  3. Sudden fear or terror; alarm
A strong, usually unpleasant smell; reek.
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  1. A strong, usually unpleasant smell; reek.
  2. A form of rhythm and blues originating in the 1970s in which highly syncopated polyrhythms are combined with a prominent, jerky bass line, minimal harmonic structure, and declamatory vocalizing
  3. A type of popular music combining elements of jazz, blues, and soul and characterized by syncopated rhythm and a heavy, repetitive bassline.
A sudden, overpowering feeling of fear, often affecting many people at once.
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  1. A sudden, overpowering feeling of fear, often affecting many people at once.
  2. A widespread fear of the collapse of the financial system, resulting in unreasoned attempts to turn property into cash, withdraw money, etc.
  3. A sudden widespread alarm concerning finances, often resulting in a rush to sell property to raise cash.
One that instills intense fear:
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  1. One that instills intense fear:
  2. (Informal) An annoying person or thing, especially an ill-mannered or disruptive child.
  3. Intense, overpowering fear.
Fearfulness or timidity preventing the completion of a course of action.
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  1. Fearfulness or timidity preventing the completion of a course of action.
An abhorring; loathing; detestation
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  1. An abhorring; loathing; detestation
  2. One that is disgusting, loathsome, or repellent.
  3. A feeling of repugnance or loathing.
An abominating; great hatred and disgust; loathing
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  1. An abominating; great hatred and disgust; loathing
  2. Anything hateful and disgusting
  3. Abhorrence; disgust.
The object of such dislike
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  1. The object of such dislike
  2. (Obs.) An opposition in character, nature, tendency, etc.
  3. Contrariety or opposition in feeling; settled aversion or dislike; repugnance; distaste.
The avoidance of a thing, situation, or behavior because it has been associated with an unpleasant or painful stimulus.
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  1. The avoidance of a thing, situation, or behavior because it has been associated with an unpleasant or painful stimulus.
  2. The act or fact of averting:
  3. An intense or definite dislike; antipathy; repugnance
Strong dislike or hatred; abhorrence.
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  1. Strong dislike or hatred; abhorrence.
  2. Intense dislike or hatred; loathing
  3. Hate coupled with disgust; abhorrence.
A person or thing hated
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  1. A person or thing hated
  2. A strong feeling of dislike or ill will; hatred
  3. Intense animosity or dislike; hatred.
Strong aversion; intense dislike; hateful regard; an affection of the mind awakened by something regarded as unpleasant, harmful or evil.
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  1. Strong aversion; intense dislike; hateful regard; an affection of the mind awakened by something regarded as unpleasant, harmful or evil.
  2. Strong dislike or ill will; hate
  3. Intense animosity or hostility.
Great dislike; abhorrence.
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  1. Great dislike; abhorrence.
  2. Sense of revulsion, distaste, detestation, extreme hatred or dislike.
  3. Intense dislike, disgust, or hatred; abhorrence
Alternative form of repellency.
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The ability to repel; the characteristic of repelling.
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  1. The ability to repel; the characteristic of repelling.
Inconsistency or contradiction
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  1. Inconsistency or contradiction
  2. Extreme dislike or distaste; aversion; antipathy
  3. (Logic) The relationship of contradictory terms; inconsistency.
Repugnance.
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  1. Repugnance.
  2. The quality or property of being repugnant.
Extreme aversion:
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  1. Extreme aversion:
  2. (Physics) The force that causes particles or bodies to repel one another, as from having the same electric charge or magnetic polarity.
  3. (Physics) The mutual action by which bodies or particles of matter tend to repel each other
(Medicine) The reduction of superficial inflammation in an affected body part, as by topical agents, in order to decrease inflammation in adjacent structures.
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  1. (Medicine) The reduction of superficial inflammation in an affected body part, as by topical agents, in order to decrease inflammation in adjacent structures.
  2. (Archaic) A withdrawing or turning away from something.
  3. A sudden strong change or reaction in feeling, especially a feeling of violent disgust or loathing.
One that is disgusting, loathsome, or repellent.
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  1. One that is disgusting, loathsome, or repellent.
  2. A feeling of repugnance or loathing.
  3. Something abhorred; something repugnant
An abominating; great hatred and disgust; loathing
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  1. An abominating; great hatred and disgust; loathing
  2. Abhorrence; disgust.
  3. Anything hateful and disgusting
A vehement denunciation; a curse:
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  1. A vehement denunciation; a curse:
  2. One that is greatly reviled, loathed, or shunned:
  3. A thing or person greatly detested
An intense or definite dislike; antipathy; repugnance
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  1. An intense or definite dislike; antipathy; repugnance
  2. The act or fact of averting:
  3. The avoidance of a thing, situation, or behavior because it has been associated with an unpleasant or painful stimulus.
A fearsome imaginary creature, especially one evoked to frighten children.
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  1. A fearsome imaginary creature, especially one evoked to frighten children.
  2. Anything causing seemingly needless or excessive fear or anxiety
  3. An imaginary hobgoblin or terror used to frighten children into good conduct
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  1. Something detested.
  2. Intense dislike or hatred; loathing
  3. Hate coupled with disgust; abhorrence.
A curse
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  1. A curse
  2. A person or thing cursed or detested
  3. Something that is cursed or loathed.
A person or thing hated
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  1. A person or thing hated
  2. A strong feeling of dislike or ill will; hatred
  3. Intense animosity or dislike; hatred.
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