causing repugnance or aversion: a repulsive mask.
capable of causing repulsion
; serving to repulse
: to present enough repulsive force to keep the enemy from daring to attack.
tending to drive away or keep at a distance; cold; forbidding: arrogant, repulsive airs to frighten the timid.
1. loathsome, disgusting, offensive, distasteful.
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