Abhorrent and Repulsive


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Abhorrent adjective – Causing intense displeasure, disgust, or resentment.
Usage example: he considers it abhorrent the way she keeps her dogs penned up all the time

Repulsive is a synonym for abhorrent in disgusting topic. In some cases you can use "Repulsive" instead an adjective "Abhorrent", when it comes to topics like hateful, detestable. popular alternative
Nearby Words: abhorrence, abhorrently, abhorring
Synonyms for Abhorrent


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Repulsive adjective – Causing intense displeasure, disgust, or resentment.
Usage example: a repulsive display of shameless flattery that made the embarrassed actor wrinkle his nose in disgust

Abhorrent is a synonym for repulsive in offensive topic. You can use "Abhorrent" instead an adjective "Repulsive", if it concerns topics such as disgusting, revolting. popular alternative
Nearby Words: repulse, repugnant, repulsed, repulsion, repulsing
Synonyms for Repulsive

Things that words describes

force abhorrent force repulsive force
hero abhorrent hero repulsive hero
treatment abhorrent treatment repulsive treatment
nature abhorrent nature repulsive nature
Other nouns: form, parents, example, flaw, traits.

Both words in one sentence

  • This show provides examples of: Abhorrent Admirer: Suga, mostly to Leighton but the other people at the office find her repulsive as well.
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