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repulse
used in The Odyssey by Homer (translated by: Butcher & Lang)

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Definition
to force something to move away
  • After the fall of Troy, Odysseus touched at Ismarus, the city of a Thracian people, whom he attacked and plundered, but by whom he was at last repulsed.
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