Repulsive meaning

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The definition of repulsive is disgusting.

An example of something repulsive is vomit.

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Of or relating to repulsion.

A repulsive force.

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Causing repugnance or aversion; disgusting.
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Tending to repel or drive off.

A repulsive barrage.

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Tending to repel.
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Causing strong dislike or aversion; disgusting; offensive.
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Characterized by, or having the nature of, repulsion.
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Tending to rouse aversion or to repulse.
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(physics) Having the capacity to repel.
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Origin of repulsive