Like and Repulsion


Like noun - A number of persons or things that are grouped together because they have something in common.

Repulsion is an antonym for like.

Nearby Words: likely, likeness, liking, liked, likeable


Repulsion noun - A dislike so strong as to cause stomach upset or queasiness.
Usage example: we giggled at my father, who was overcome with repulsion when he realized he was eating octopus

Like is an antonym for repulsion in hatred topic.

How words are described

complete complete like complete repulsion

Both words in one sentence

  • Green Rocks This mineral allows rocks infused with it to hover in repulsion to the sun-like core of the age.
    Source: Green Rocks
  • Tractor Beam There are also (equally unused but possible in the third) repulsion beams, who mechanically are simply beams with a positive number in the impact field but (like tractor beams) doing zero damage.
    Source: Tractor Beam
  • Inventional Wisdom Propulsion and Repulsion Gels, which were originally conceived as dietary aids despite the latter containing an element that "does not like the human skeleton."
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Repulsion or Like. 2016. Accessed December 08, 2022.
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