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English definition of “disgust”


noun [U]    /dɪsˈɡʌst/
a strong feeling of disapproval or dislike, or a feeling of becoming ill caused by something unpleasant: She resigned from the committee in disgust at their inefficiency. Something in the kitchen smelled so bad that we all left in disgust. disgust    /dɪsˈɡʌst/ verb [T] I’m disgusted by how dirty this oven is. disgusted    /dɪsˈɡʌs·təd·li/ adjective He gave her a disgusted look. disgusting    /dɪsˈɡʌs·tɪŋ/ adjective When you burn garbage, you’ve got some pretty disgusting stuff going up in the atmosphere.
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