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(physics) Having the capacity to repel.
repulse + -ive
I'm sorry the idea is so repulsive to you.
To her it looked repulsive, ' like a toad '.
I am so repulsive that when I look in a mirror I frighten myself.
It may sound repulsive, but one look at the place and you'll come over all Barbie and Ken.
He grew up among enemies, and became artful, suspicious and self-controlled, concealing his feeling behind the mask of an immobile, almost repulsive, coldness.
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