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
How words are described
|complete||complete like||complete repulsion|
Both words in one sentence
- This mineral allows rocks infused with it to hover in repulsion to the sun-like core of the age.
Source: Green Rocks
- 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
- Propulsion and Repulsion Gels, which were originally conceived as dietary aids despite the latter containing an element that "does not like the human skeleton."
Source: Inventional Wisdom
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Repulsion and Like. (2016). Retrieved 2022, December 08, from https://thesaurus.plus/related/like/repulsion
Like & Repulsion. N.p., 2016. Web. 08 Dec. 2022. <https://thesaurus.plus/related/like/repulsion>.
Repulsion or Like. 2016. Accessed December 08, 2022. https://thesaurus.plus/related/like/repulsion.
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