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repulse

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  • nounsnub; rejection
  • verbpush away
  • verbmake sick
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Synonyms for repulse

noun snub; rejection
  • brush-off
  • check
  • defeat
  • disappointment
  • failure
  • nix
  • rebuff
  • refusal
  • reverse
  • spurning
  • turndown
  • cold shoulder
  • nothing doing
  • slap in the face
  • thumbs down

Antonyms for repulse

  • attainment
  • help
  • success
  • win
  • attraction
  • enchantment
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to repulse

back

verb. put in reverse direction

brush off

noun. dismissal

check

verb. hinder, restrain

checked

verb. hinder, restrain

checking

verb. hinder, restrain

defeat

verb. conquer in military manner
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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