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In his mind he could see only the repulsive features of one of the others.

He was repulsive; he was stealthy, hard, cruel, in appearance.

It had grown to be repulsive, and he knew not how to fill the void in his life.

Tyndall was impressed again with the repulsive ugliness of the thing.

The eyes were mere dots of jet in a white and repulsive face.

There was nothing revolting here, no hint of repulsive idolatry.

For her sake he must do the thing, repulsive though it might be.

It seemed to him to combine the repulsive qualities of a spider and a toad.

In fact that was just about what they were, and as foul and repulsive as the real article.

The repulsive task of searching the recumbent figure now lay before him.

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.