1935, in the meaning defined above
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A word for the repellent and disconcerting
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“Off-putting.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/off-putting. Accessed 6 Jul. 2022.
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