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Synonyms for repulsiverɪˈpʌl sɪv

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. abhorrent, detestable, obscene, repugnant, repulsive(adj)

    offensive to the mind

    "an abhorrent deed"; "the obscene massacre at Wounded Knee"; "morally repugnant customs"; "repulsive behavior"; "the most repulsive character in recent novels"

    Synonyms:
    detestable, execrable, raunchy, odious, repugnant, repulsive(a), abhorrent, obscene, lewd, abominable, hideous, repulsive, salacious

    Antonyms:
    inoffensive, beautiful

  2. repulsive(a)(adj)

    possessing the ability to repel

    "a repulsive force"

    Antonyms:
    inoffensive, beautiful

  3. hideous, repulsive(adj)

    so extremely ugly as to be terrifying

    "a hideous scar"; "a repulsive mask"

    Synonyms:
    detestable, repugnant, repulsive(a), outrageous, horrific, obscene, horrid, abhorrent, hideous, repulsive

    Antonyms:
    beautiful, inoffensive

Wiktionary

  1. repulsive(adjective)

    Synonyms:
    vile, repellent, disgusting

    Antonyms:
    attractive

  2. repulsive(adjective)

    tending to rouse aversion or to repulse

    Synonyms:
    vile, disgusting, repellent

    Antonyms:
    attractive

  3. repulsive(adjective)

    having the capacity to repel

    Synonyms:
    repellent, vile, disgusting

    Antonyms:
    attractive

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. repulsive(a.)

    Synonyms:
    repelling, repellent

  2. repulsive(a.)

    Synonyms:
    odious, hateful, unpleasant, disagreeable, disgusting, offensive, forbidding, loathsome, nauseating, nauseous, sickening, revolting


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