disgustingly

disgusting

[dis-guhs-ting, dih-skuhs-]
adjective
causing disgust; offensive to the physical, moral, or aesthetic taste.

Origin:
1745–55; disgust + -ing2

disgustingly, adjective
disgustingness, noun


loathsome, sickening, nauseous, repulsive, revolting, repugnant, abhorrent, detestable.
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disgusting (dɪsˈɡʌstɪŋ)
 
adj
Also (rare): disgustful loathsome; repugnant
 
dis'gustingly
 
adv

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disgust
1590s, from M.Fr. desgoust "strong dislike, repugnance," lit. "distaste," from desgouster "have a distaste for," from des- "opposite of" + gouster "taste," from L. gustare "to taste" (see gusto). Sense has strengthened over time, and subject and object have been reversed:
cf. "It is not very palatable, which makes some disgust it" (1660s), while the reverse sense of "to excite nausea" is attested from c.1650. Related: Disgusted; disgusting.
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