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repulseverb [T]

us   /rɪˈpʌls/
to push someone or something back or away, esp. to successfully stop an attack: The enemy attack was quickly repulsed.
If something repulses you, it causes you to have a strong feeling of dislike and want to avoid it.
repulsion
noun [U] us   /rɪˈpʌl·ʃən/
When she was pregnant, certain foods produced a feeling of repulsion in her.
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