Meaning of “disgusting” in the English Dictionary

"disgusting" in British English

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uk /dɪsˈɡʌs.tɪŋ/ us /dɪsˈɡʌs.tɪŋ/

B1 extremely unpleasant or unacceptable:

It's disgusting that there are no schools or hospitals for these people.
Passengers were kept for three hours in a disgusting waiting room.

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adverb uk /dɪsˈɡʌs.tɪŋ.li/ us /dɪsˈɡʌs.tɪŋ.li/

(Definition of “disgusting” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)