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repellentnoun [C or U]

uk   us   /rɪˈpel.ənt/
a ​substance used to ​repel something: insect/​mosquito repellent

repellentadjective

uk   us   /rɪˈpel.ənt/
(Definition of repellent from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “repellent”
in Korean 역겨운…
in Arabic مُنفّر…
in Malaysian penyingkir…
in French repoussant…
in Russian отталкивающий, отвратительный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 驅蟲劑…
in Italian ripugnante, repellente…
in Turkish itici, uzaklaştırıcı, iğrenç…
in Polish odrażający…
in Spanish repelente…
in Vietnamese kinh tởm…
in Portuguese repelente, repulsivo, repugnante…
in Thai น่ารังเกียจ…
in German abweisend…
in Catalan repel·lent, repugnant…
in Japanese 非常に不快な…
in Chinese (Simplified) 驱虫剂…
in Indonesian menjijikkan…
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