Results for repel

Definitions of repel:

part of speech: verb transitive

To drive back: to repulse: to check the advance of.

part of speech: verb transitive

To drive back; check the advance of; keep at a distance; as, his manner repels everyone; in physics, to drive, or tend to drive, apart by mutual force acting across a distance; opposite to attract.

part of speech: verb intransitive

To act with force against force; cause dislike.

part of speech: present participle

Repelling.

part of speech: verb intransitive

To act with opposing force: ( med.) to check or drive inwards:- pr. p. repelling; pa. t. and pa. p. repplled.

part of speech: verb

To drive back; to repulse; to check the advance of; to act with force in opposition to force impressed.

part of speech: adjective

Repellent.

part of speech: past tense, past participle

Repelled.

part of speech: noun

REPELLER.

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