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repulse -- as in: repulse the attack
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Harry Potter (#7) and the Deathly Hallows
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  • At once he was on his feet, cringing away from her, quite obviously repulsed.
  • Even now, having been tortured and imprisoned by Voldemort, the idea of the Dark Wizard in possession of this wand seemed to enthrall him as much as it repulsed him.
  • He ought to comfort it, but it repulsed him.

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  • Attack, counter-attack, charge, repulse—these are words, but what things they signify!
    Erich Maria Remarque  --  All Quiet on the Western Front
  • Not everyone was repulsed by me.
    Gillian Flynn  --  Gone Girl

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