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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: repel(0.01050 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to repel.
English → Indonesian (quick)
English → English (WordNet)
v 1: cause to move back by force or influence; “repel the enemy”;
“push back the urge to smoke”; “beat back the invaders”
[syn: drive, repulse, force back, push back, beat back
] [ant: attract]
2: be repellent to; cause aversion in [syn: repulse] [ant: attract]
3: force or drive back; “repel the attacker”; “fight off the
onslaught”; “rebuff the attack” [syn: repulse, fight off
, rebuff, drive back]
4: reject outright and bluntly; “She snubbed his proposal”
[syn: rebuff, snub]
5: fill with distaste; “This spoilt food disgusts me” [syn: disgust,
gross out, revolt]
[also: repelling, repelled]
English → English (gcide)
Repel \Re**pel"\ (r?-p?l"), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Repelled
(-p?ld"); p. pr. & vb. n. Repelling.] [L. repellere,
repulsum; pref. re- re- + pellere to drive. See Pulse a
beating, and cf. Repulse, Repeal.]
1. To drive back; to force to return; to check the advance
of; to repulse as, to repel an enemy or an assailant.
Hippomedon repelled the hostile tide. --Pope.
They repelled each other strongly, and yet attracted
each other strongly. --Macaulay.
2. To resist or oppose effectually; as, to repel an assault,
an encroachment, or an argument.
[He] gently repelled their entreaties. --Hawthorne.
Syn: Tu repulse; resist; oppose; reject; refuse.
Repel \Re*pel"\, v. i.
To act with force in opposition to force impressed; to