What is the opposite of attracting?

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Verb
Opposite of to be arousing someone
“His body odor and lack of hygiene was repulsing her on every level.”
Verb
(rare) Opposite of instigating the curiosity or attention of someone
“I am sure the new Star Wars movie will be boring Robert who dislikes science fiction.”
Verb
(shunning) Opposite of present participle for to cause (someone) to have a liking for or interest in something
“Alan was desperate to find out what it was that was causing others to shun him.”
Verb
(preventing) Opposite of present participle for to cause (someone) to have a liking for or interest in something
“A lack of marketing will prevent potential customers from knowing of your product.”
Verb
Opposite of present participle for to pull toward without touching
“The strong force will repel protons from neutrons and vice versa.”
Verb
(be attracted to) Opposite of present participle for to have a romantic interest in
“Don't assume that just because one or both of you are happily married, you will be unattracted to each other.”
Adjective
Opposite of having the power to captivate in a charming way
Adjective
Opposite of engaging attention
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