Morally repugnant behavior.
A repugnant odor.
Actions repugnant to his words.
An example of a repugnant odor is the smell of rotting milk.
An example of repugnant is someone doing something that is inconsistent with what they have said they were going to do.
An example of repugnant is a person who opposes a specific political position.
Origin of repugnant
- Middle English antagonistic from Old French from Latin repugnāns repugnant- present participle of repugnāre to fight against repugn
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition