Translation of "repulse" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

repulse

verb uk /rɪˈpʌls/ us /rɪˈpʌls/ formal
PUSH AWAY 推开

[ T ] to push away or refuse something or someone unwanted, especially to successfully stop a physical attack against you

赶走,驱逐;击退(尤指进攻);拒绝,拒绝接受
The enemy attack was quickly repulsed. 敌人的进攻很快被击退了。
DISLIKE 不喜欢

[ T often passive ] If something repulses you, it causes you to have a strong feeling of dislike, disapproval, or disgust.

令人厌恶;使人反感
The tourists were repulsed by the filthy conditions. 游客们对肮脏不堪的环境感到厌恶。
noun [ S or U ] uk /rɪˈpʌls/ us /rɪˈpʌls/ formal or old-fashioned

the act of pushing someone or something unwanted away or of refusing him, her, or it

击退;败退;拒绝

(Translation of “repulse” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)