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1. repelling

adjective. ['rəˈpɛlɪŋ'] highly offensive; arousing aversion or disgust.

Synonyms

  • loathsome
  • skanky
  • revolting
  • repellent
  • distasteful
  • disgustful
  • yucky
  • offensive
  • foul
  • repellant
  • wicked
  • loathly

Antonyms

  • wholesome
  • absorbent
  • pleasant
  • powerlessness

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Words that Rhyme with Repelling

  • propelling
  • misspelling
  • foretelling
  • expelling
  • dispelling
  • compelling
  • retelling
  • reselling
  • rebelling
  • rappelling
  • outselling
  • flewelling
  • excelling
  • bestselling
  • swelling
  • stelling
  • stehling
  • spelling
  • snelling
  • smelling
  • schmeling
  • schelling
  • quelling
  • lewelling
  • dwelling
  • yelling
  • welling
  • wehling
  • telling
  • shelling

Example sentences of the word repelling


1. Verb, gerund or present participle
But some varieties may offer a little extra repelling power.

2. Noun, singular or mass
The two forces push on each other to give a repelling effect.

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