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used in Catch-22

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very unpleasant or causing disgust
  • Her pretty face was more repulsive than ever.
    Chapter 26 — Aarfy (88% in)
  • He could still see Major Major and Major Danby standing somber as broken stone pillars on either side of him, see almost the exact number of enlisted men and almost the exact places in which they had stood, see the four unmoving men with spades, the repulsive coffin and the large, loose, triumphant mound of reddish-brown earth, and the massive, still, depthless, muffling sky, so weirdly blank and blue that day it was almost poisonous.
    Chapter 25 — The Chaplain (28% in)
  • Orr was breathing rhythmically with a noise that was stertorous and repulsive.
    Chapter 28 — Dobbs (68% in)
  • The actual contact with the dead flesh had not been nearly as repulsive as he had anticipated, and he found an excuse to caress the wound with his fingers again and again to convince himself of his own courage.
    Chapter 41 — Snowden (84% in)

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