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  • verbpush away
  • verbmake sick

synonyms for repulsed

  • fend off
  • overthrow
  • put down
  • rebuff
  • repel
  • resist
  • ward off
  • check
  • defeat
  • nix
  • rebut
  • reject
  • beat off
  • brush off
  • drive back
  • fight off
  • heave-ho
  • hold off
  • keep off
  • kick in the teeth
  • push back
  • set back
  • stave off
  • throw back
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antonyms for repulsed

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  • aid
  • allow
  • approve
  • help
  • attract
  • enchant
  • please
  • soothe
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How to use repulsed in a sentence

The Dutch fleet attacked Burnt island, in Scotland, but were repulsed.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
Everything was placed in the best state of defense that time allowed, so that any attack of the enemy could be repulsed.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDS, 1493-1898, VOLUME XX, 1621-1624VARIOUS
At night several counter-attacks were delivered, in every case repulsed with heavy loss.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
British repulsed by maj. Finney of the Accomac militia, at Pongoteague creek.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
During night enemy counter-attacked furthest trenches gained but was repulsed with heavy loss.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
Madame Roland instantly penetrated his character, and he was repulsed from her presence by the most contemptuous neglect.
MADAME ROLAND, MAKERS OF HISTORYJOHN S. C. ABBOTT
After Castiglione he returned to his task round Mantua and gallantly repulsed all sorties.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
British made an attack on Oswego, but were repulsed by the militia under Col. Carr.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
Valencia, in Spain, assaulted by the French under Moncey; they were repulsed with the loss of 1000 men.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
And he marched with his army to Bethsura, which was a strong hold of the Jews: but he was repulsed, he failed, he lost his men.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO REPULSED

  • abhorred
  • appalled
  • displeased
  • fastidious
  • fed up
  • full up
  • grossed out
  • had bellyful
  • had enough
  • had it
  • nauseated
  • nauseous
  • outraged
  • overwrought
  • queasy
  • repelled
  • repulsed
  • revolted
  • satiated
  • sick
  • sick and tired of
  • sick of
  • squeamish
  • teed off
  • tired
  • turned off
  • unhappy
  • up to here
  • weary
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.