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Repulsion synonyms
rĭ-pŭl'shən
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Alternative form of repellency.
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An abrupt, blunt refusal of offered advice, help, etc.
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  1. An abrupt, blunt refusal of offered advice, help, etc.
  2. A check or an abrupt setback to progress or action:
  3. A sudden resistance or refusal.
(--- Psychology) An unconscious defense mechanism characterized by refusal to acknowledge painful realities, thoughts, or feelings.
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  1. (--- Psychology) An unconscious defense mechanism characterized by refusal to acknowledge painful realities, thoughts, or feelings.
  2. A refusal to believe or accept (a doctrine, etc.)
  3. (Dated, psychology) A defense mechanism involving a refusal to accept the truth of a phenomenon or prospect.
(Nautical) A sudden checking, as of a rope or cable running out.
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  1. (Nautical) A sudden checking, as of a rope or cable running out.
  2. A deliberate slight or affront.
  3. Scornful, slighting action or treatment; affront
Alienation of affection; displeasure; anger.
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  1. Alienation of affection; displeasure; anger.
  2. A feeling of dislike, aversion or antipathy.
  3. Dislike or aversion (for)
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.
A sickening distaste or dislike; deep aversion; repugnance
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  1. A sickening distaste or dislike; deep aversion; repugnance
  2. Profound dislike or annoyance caused by something sickening or offensive.
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Something abhorred; something repugnant
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  1. Something abhorred; something repugnant
  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 cause or object of such a feeling:
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  1. The cause or object of such a feeling:
  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.
A genre of fiction, films, comic books, etc. characterized by the depiction of frightening events and, variously, ghosts, vampires, monsters, etc.
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  1. A genre of fiction, films, comic books, etc. characterized by the depiction of frightening events and, variously, ghosts, vampires, monsters, etc.
  2. The strong feeling caused by something frightful or shocking; shuddering fear and disgust; terror and repugnance
  3. An intense, painful feeling of repugnance and fear.
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 disgust, shock, or repugnance; feeling of great loathing
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  1. Extreme disgust, shock, or repugnance; feeling of great loathing
  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.
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