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1. repellent

adjective. ['rɪˈpɛlənt'] incapable of absorbing or mixing with.

Synonyms

  • nonabsorptive
  • nonabsorbent

Antonyms

  • wholesome
  • palatable
  • good

Etymology

  • repellens (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Shark Repellent

  • water-repellent
  • propellant

2. repellent

adjective. ['rɪˈpɛlənt'] serving or tending to repel.

Synonyms

  • rebarbative
  • repellant

Antonyms

  • harmless
  • respectful
  • savory

Etymology

  • repellens (Latin)

3. repellent

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

Synonyms

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

Antonyms

  • lovable
  • defensive
  • unaggressive
  • amicable

Etymology

  • repellens (Latin)

4. repellent

noun. ['rɪˈpɛlənt'] a compound with which fabrics are treated to repel water.

Synonyms

  • compound
  • repellant

Antonyms

  • fair
  • fair ball
  • untangled

Etymology

  • repellens (Latin)

5. repellent

noun. ['rɪˈpɛlənt'] the power to repel.

Synonyms

  • powerfulness
  • repellant

Antonyms

  • unoffending
  • euphemistic
  • unclog

Etymology

  • repellens (Latin)

6. shark

noun. ['ˈʃɑːrk'] any of numerous elongate mostly marine carnivorous fishes with heterocercal caudal fins and tough skin covered with small toothlike scales.

Synonyms

  • Rhincodon typus
  • sand tiger
  • monkfish
  • carpet shark
  • thresher
  • Odontaspis taurus
  • sand shark
  • Squatina squatina
  • thresher shark
  • angelfish
  • fox shark
  • nurse shark
  • whale shark
  • Ginglymostoma cirratum
  • cow shark
  • Carcharias taurus
  • selachian
  • hammerhead
  • elasmobranch
  • cat shark
  • dogfish
  • hammerhead shark
  • requiem shark
  • mackerel shark
  • thrasher
  • angel shark
  • Hexanchus griseus
  • six-gilled shark
  • Alopius vulpinus

Antonyms

  • borrower
  • good person
  • square shooter
  • undercharge

7. shark

noun. ['ˈʃɑːrk'] a person who is ruthless and greedy and dishonest.

Synonyms

  • offender
  • usurer
  • wrongdoer
  • loan shark
  • shylock

8. shark

noun. ['ˈʃɑːrk'] a person who is unusually skilled in certain ways.

Antonyms

  • unskilled

9. shark

verb. ['ˈʃɑːrk'] play the shark; act with trickery.

Synonyms

  • chisel

10. shark

verb. ['ˈʃɑːrk'] hunt shark.

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