Key: "S:" = Show Synset (semantic) relations, "W:" = Show Word (lexical) relations
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- S: (n) repellent, repellant (a compound with which fabrics are treated to repel water)
- S: (n) repellent, repellant (a chemical substance that repels animals)
- S: (n) repellent, repellant (the power to repel) "she knew many repellents to his advances"
- S: (adj) rebarbative, repellent, repellant (serving or tending to repel) "he became rebarbative and prickly and spiteful"; "I find his obsequiousness repellent"
- S: (adj) disgusting, disgustful, distasteful, foul, loathly, loathsome, repellent, repellant, repelling, revolting, skanky, wicked, yucky (highly offensive; arousing aversion or disgust) "a disgusting smell"; "distasteful language"; "a loathsome disease"; "the idea of eating meat is repellent to me"; "revolting food"; "a wicked stench"