Disgust meaning

dĭs-gŭst
Disgust means a feeling of disapproval or revulsion.

The feeling you get when you see or smell something really gross is an example of disgust.

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To cause an intense dislike for something.

It disgusts me, to see her chew with her mouth open.

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Disgust is defined as to cause someone to feel revulsion or disapproval.

When you cause someone to be really grossed out, this is an example of a time when you disgust him.

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To offend the taste or moral sense of; repel.
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To excite nausea or loathing in; sicken.
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To cause to feel disgust; be sickening, repulsive, or very distasteful to.
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To arouse disgust.
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Profound dislike or annoyance caused by something sickening or offensive.
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An intense dislike or loathing someone feels for something bad or nasty.

With an air of disgust, she stormed out of the room.

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A sickening distaste or dislike; deep aversion; repugnance.
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Origin of disgust

  • Late Old French desgouster to lose one's appetite des- dis- gouster to eat, taste (from Latin gustāre geus- in Indo-European roots)

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Old French desgouster (“to put off one's appetite”), from des- (“dis-”) + gouster, goster (“to taste”), from Latin gustus (“a tasting”).

    From Wiktionary