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Repellant vs. Repellent

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  • Repellant (adjective)

    alternative form of repellent

  • Repellant (noun)

    alternative form of repellent

  • Repellent (adjective)

    Tending or able to repel; driving back.

  • Repellent (adjective)

    Repulsive, inspiring aversion.

  • Repellent (adjective)

    Resistant or impervious to something.

  • Repellent (noun)

    Someone who repels.

  • Repellent (noun)

    A substance used to repel insects.

  • Repellent (noun)

    A substance or treatment for a fabric etc to make it impervious to something.

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  • Repellant (noun)

    a compound with which fabrics are treated to repel water

  • Repellant (noun)

    a chemical substance that repels animals

  • Repellant (noun)

    the power to repel;

    "she knew many repellents to his advances"

  • Repellant (adjective)

    serving or tending to repel;

    "he became rebarbative and prickly and spiteful"

    "I find his obsequiousness repellent"

  • Repellant (adjective)

    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"

  • Repellent (noun)

    a compound with which fabrics are treated to repel water

  • Repellent (noun)

    a chemical substance that repels animals

  • Repellent (noun)

    the power to repel;

    "she knew many repellents to his advances"

  • Repellent (adjective)

    serving or tending to repel;

    "he became rebarbative and prickly and spiteful"

    "I find his obsequiousness repellent"

  • Repellent (adjective)

    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"

  • Repellent (adjective)

    incapable of absorbing or mixing with;

    "a water-repellent fabric"

    "plastic highly resistant to steam and water"

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