What is the opposite of alluring?

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Adjective
Opposite of having the power to captivate in an enchanting way
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“Immediately, Felix's hand flew to his nose before the putrid, repulsive stench could.”
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Opposite of physically beautiful or attractive
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“By this time, Dorian Grey had become totally corrupt, as vile and ugly as the figure in the portrait.”
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Opposite of appealing to one's primal urges
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“Then, with repellent images of disgust, he urges his mother to cease all sexual relations with Claudius.”
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Opposite of exciting or capable of holding one's interest for a long period
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Opposite of able to persuade or convince
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Opposite of having great impact or influence
“We would end up an impotent and uninfluential nation, just one voice among the many.”
Adjective
Opposite of intended or intending to arouse sexual desire or interest
Adjective
Opposite of having an exciting, exotic or fascinating quality
“There was absolutely no atmosphere and it was akin to being marooned on an unexotic island, with no one offering to top up our teapot.”
Verb
Opposite of to be arousing someone
“His body odor and lack of hygiene was repulsing her on every level.”
Verb
Opposite of present participle for to delight, allure or attract in an almost magical manner
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