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repulse
used in The Witch of Blackbird Pond

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to force something to move away
  • Only three shabbily-dressed women lingered near her, and because she could not contain her eagerness, Kit smiled and would have spoken, but she was abruptly repulsed by their sharply curious eyes.
    p. 6.2

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