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What is the opposite of attraction?

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Noun
Opposite of a force under the influence of which objects or people are drawn to each other
“Some of these superheavy nuclei may have extremely short lifetimes because of strong electrostatic repulsion.”
Noun
Opposite of a quality or ability to evoke interest in, or liking for someone or something
“We may end up missing the grounding reasons for our repulsion towards certain behaviors because we never acknowledge the deep-seated human traits being violated.”
Noun
Opposite of something that tempts or induces someone to do something
“He told me that he did not want to stay in the motel, highlighting the disgust of dirty sheets and average room service.”
Noun
Opposite of a place or thing which draws visitors by providing something of interest or pleasure
“Really, the only minor detraction was the bizarre insistence at the gates that any bottled drinks had to have the caps taken off, and thrown away.”
Noun
Opposite of the advantage or benefit of something
“The biggest drawback to this plan is that it will antagonize opponents of outsourcing.”
Noun
Opposite of a person or thing that is very attractive or interesting
“A loss will be the nail in the coffin for his professional tennis career.”
Noun
Opposite of a highlight or special attraction of a particular place, thing or event
“It helps to enjoy the film with no prior knowledge or expectations of the character, as his treatment is the clear lowlight of the movie.”
Noun
Opposite of the quality of being able to instigate curiosity, or to hold the attention of others
“Tourists will be unimpressed if they are made to visit places of drabness during their stay.”
Noun
Opposite of a place of interest or wonder, especially to tourists and visitors
Noun
Opposite of antiquatedness or antiqueness
Noun
Opposite of the state of being thankful
Noun
Opposite of something that exhibits exceptional quality, something worth being shown
Noun
Opposite of the core or basis for something
“Briefly, the initially adsorbed liposomes seemed to collapse from the outer periphery toward the center of the liposome.”
Noun
Opposite of the force that attracts a mass towards the center of the earth
Noun
Opposite of arousal on a primal level
“As if he could turn his state from arousal to non-arousal in a second, Blake stood up ignoring Hannah as he looked at his cell phone.”
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