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disgusting

adjective

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causing intense displeasure, disgust, or resentment
  • when we cleaned the room, we found a disgusting plate of moldy food under the bed

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disgusting

verb
present participle of disgust

Synonyms & Antonyms of disgusting (Entry 2 of 2)

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The first known use of disgusting was in 1754

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“Disgusting.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/disgusting. Accessed 17 May. 2022.

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