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English definition of “repulsion”

repulsion

noun [U] uk   /rɪˈpʌl.ʃən/ us  

repulsion noun [U] (DISLIKE)

strong dislike or disapproval: to feel repulsion A look of repulsion flashed across her face.
Synonym

repulsion noun [U] (PUSHING AWAY)

specialized physics the force in physics that pushes two objects apart: magnetic repulsion
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