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English definition of “repellent”


adjective     /rɪˈpel.ənt/
making you feel strong disapproval and that you do not want to be involved with someone or something: repellent behaviour/beliefs I find any cruelty to children utterly repellent.Serious and unpleasantNot attractive to look atInformal words for bad
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