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repulse

verb /rəˈpals/
to repel (an enemy)
repousser
The British garrison of some 350 troops was able to repulse the attack.
to refuse to accept eg help from, or be friendly to.
repousser
repulsion /rəˈpalʃən/ noun disgust
répulsion
A feeling of repulsion gripped her when she saw the rat.
repulsive /rəˈpalsiv/ adjective horrible; disgusting
repoussant
He is a thoroughly repulsive individual.
repulsively adverb
d’une façon repoussante
repulsiveness noun
caractère repoussant
(Definition of repulse from the Password English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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