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repugnant
used in War and Peace

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Definition
disgusting
  • Yet in this very repugnance to all his circumstances Pierre found a kind of tantalizing satisfaction.
    Book Five — 1806-07 (2% in)
  • Everything that reminded him of his past was repugnant to him, and so in his relations with that former circle he confined himself to trying to do his duty and not to be unfair.
    Book Ten — 1812 (14% in)
  • Pierre turned away with repugnance, and closing his eyes quickly fell back on the carriage seat.
    Book Eleven — 1812 (21% in)
  • You see, Aunt, Mamma has long wanted me to marry an heiress, but the very idea of marrying for money is repugnant to me.
    Book Twelve — 1812 (26% in)
  • The idea of marrying some rich woman, which was suggested to him by his female relations, was repugnant to him.
    Book Fifteen — 1812-13 (45% in)

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