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Repel

Re`pel´   Pronunciation: r?-p?l´
v. t.1.To drive back; to force to return; to check the advance of; to repulse as, to repel an enemy or an assailant.
[imp. & p. p. Repelled (-p?ld"); p. pr. & vb. n. Repelling.]
2.To resist or oppose effectually; as, to repel an assault, an encroachment, or an argument.
v. i.1.To act with force in opposition to force impressed; to exercise repulsion.
Verb1.repel - cause to move back by force or influence; "repel the enemy"; "push back the urge to smoke"; "beat back the invaders"
Antonyms:
attract, pull in, pull, draw in, draw - direct toward itself or oneself by means of some psychological power or physical attributes; "Her good looks attract the stares of many men"; "The ad pulled in many potential customers"; "This pianist pulls huge crowds"; "The store owner was happy that the ad drew in many new customers"
2.repel - be repellent to; cause aversion in
Synonyms: repulse
Antonyms:
appeal, attract - be attractive to; "The idea of a vacation appeals to me"; "The beautiful garden attracted many people"
3.repel - force or drive back; "repel the attacker"; "fight off the onslaught"; "rebuff the attack"
4.repel - reject outright and bluntly; "She snubbed his proposal"
Synonyms: rebuff, snub
5.repel - fill with distaste; "This spoilt food disgusts me"
abjure, anticipate, appall, avert, bar, be proof against, bear up, bear up against, beat back, beat off, block, blunt, brush aside, brush off, buck, chase, chase away, chase off, chill, chuck, chuck out, combat, contemn, contest, contradict, cool, counter, cut, damp, dampen, debar, deflect, defy, deny, despise, deter, disaffect, disapprove, discard, disclaim, discount, discourage, disdain, disgust, dishearten, disincline, disinterest, dismiss, disown, dispute, disregard, distract, divert, drive away, drive back, duel, endure, estop, except, exclude, fend, fend off, fight, forbid, foreclose, forestall, forswear, give offense, gross out, help, hinder, hold at bay, hold off, hold out, hold up, horrify, ignore, indispose, keep at bay, keep from, keep off, nauseate, obstruct, obviate, offend, oppose, pack off, parry, pass by, pass up, preclude, prevent, prohibit, push aside, push back, put back, put off, quench, rebut, recant, refuse, refuse to consider, refuse to receive, reluct, renounce, repudiate, resist, revolt, rule out, save, scout, send away, send off, send packing, shock, shove away, sicken, snub, spurn, stand, stand up, stave off, stop, throw away, throw out, thrust back, traverse, turn aside, turn away, turn back, turn from, turn off, turn out, turn the stomach, waive, ward off, wean from, withstand
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