Repulsive and Unpleasant


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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

Unpleasant is a synonym for repulsive in disgusting topic. In some cases you can use "Unpleasant" instead an adjective "Repulsive", when it comes to topics like offensive, displeasing, revolting, irritating. popular alternative
Nearby Words: repulse, repugnant, repulsed, repulsion, repulsing
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Unpleasant adjective – Not giving pleasure to the mind or senses.
Usage example: the burnt pot roast had a very unpleasant odor

Repulsive is a synonym for unpleasant in offensive topic. You can use "Repulsive" instead an adjective "Unpleasant", if it concerns topics such as disgusting, disagreeable, displeasing, bad. popular alternative
Nearby Words: unpleasantness, unpleasantly
Synonyms for Unpleasant

Things that words describes

character repulsive character unpleasant character
man repulsive man unpleasant man
people repulsive people unpleasant people
nature repulsive nature unpleasant nature
Other nouns: form, effect, way, example, characters, personality, effects, odor, bastard, stereotype, behavior, thoughts, traits, creatures, moments.
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