Amy was hit with a wave of repugnance when she finally found the source of the terrible odor.
Repugnance is intense dislike.
The smell of very rotten milk is an example of something that might make you feel repugnance.
- inconsistency or contradiction
- extreme dislike or distaste; aversion; antipathy
Origin of repugnanceMiddle English from Middle French from Classical Latin repugnantia from repugnans, present participle of repugnare: see repugn
- Extreme dislike or aversion.
- Logic The relationship of contradictory terms; inconsistency.