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repulsive
used in The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

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Definition
very unpleasant or causing disgust
  • He was, as the inspector had said, extremely dirty, but the grime which covered his face could not conceal its repulsive ugliness.
    Adventure VI — The Man with the Twisted Lip (81% in)
  • Gone, too, was the horrid scar which had seamed it across, and the twisted lip which had given the repulsive sneer to the face!
    Adventure VI — The Man with the Twisted Lip (84% in)
  • A feeling of repulsion, and of something akin to fear had begun to rise within me at the strange antics of this fleshless man.
    Adventure IX — The Adventure of the Engineer's Thumb (28% in)

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