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A discouraging response to an offer or approach
“His evasion of her scheme had been another repulse.”
The action of driving back an attack or of being driven back
“The repulse of the invaders.”
To drive back
“The muddy ground delayed them and gave the French gunners time to rally and repulse the first attack.”
Make sick
“Lotus had been repulsed when the poor fool approached her to grab her colorful robe.”
To cause to feel disgust
“Even the thought of killing didn't repulse me the way it used to, although I still refrained from that particular method of retrieving my money.”
To reject or rebuff
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