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repulse

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treatment that is deliberately unfriendly

  • the waiterʼs incredibly rude repulse of our polite request for a better table—one that wasnʼt right next to the kitchen—prompted us to walk out
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repulse

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1 to cause to feel disgust

  • the smell of that town's paper mill totally repulses me
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turn one's stomach

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2 to drive back

  • the defense repeatedly repulsed all of the offenseʼs attempts to move the ball forward, keeping them firmly planted on the 20-yard line
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