Translation of "repulse" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

repulse

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

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

趕走,驅逐;擊退(尤指進攻);拒絕,拒絕接受
The enemy attack was quickly repulsed. 敵人的進攻很快被擊退了。
DISLIKE 不喜歡

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

令人厭惡;使人反感
The tourists were repulsed by the filthy conditions. 遊客們對骯髒不堪的環境感到厭惡。
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

擊退;敗退;拒絶

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