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Synonyms for disgust
dɪsˈgʌst, dɪˈskʌstdis·gust

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English Synonyms and Antonyms3.3 / 3 votes

  1. disgust

    Abomination (from the Latin ab omen, a thing of ill omen) was originally applied to anything held in religious or ceremonial aversion or abhorrence; as, "The things which are highly esteemed among men are abomination in the sight of God." Luke xvi, 15. The word is oftener applied to the object of such aversion or abhorrence than to the state of mind that so regards it; in common use abomination signifies something very much disliked or loathed, or that deserves to be. Choice food may be an object of aversion and disgust to a sick person; vile food would be an abomination. A toad is to many an object of disgust; a foul sewer is an abomination. As applied to crimes, abomination is used of such as are especially brutal, shameful, or revolting; theft is an offense; infanticide is an abomination.

    abhorrence, abomination, abuse, annoyance, aversion, crime, curse, detestation, evil, execration, hatred, horror, iniquity, nuisance, offense, plague, shame, villainy, wickedness

    affection, appreciation, approval, benefit, blessing, delight, desire, enjoyment, esteem, esteem, gratification, joy, satisfaction, treat

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms0.0 / 0 votes

  1. disgust

    nausea, loathing, abomination, aversion, dislike, repugnance, abhorrence, distaste

    desire, liking, partiality, predilection, relish, fondness, longing, avidity

Princeton's WordNet3.0 / 2 votes

  1. disgustverb

    strong feelings of dislike

  2. disgust, gross out, revolt, repelverb

    fill with distaste

    "This spoilt food disgusts me"

    push back, churn up, nauseate, gross out, rebuff, repel, sicken, drive, revolt, repulse, force back, freak out, drive back, fight off, beat back, snub, freak

  3. disgust, revolt, nauseate, sicken, churn upverb

    cause aversion in; offend the moral sense of

    "The pornographic pictures sickened us"

    churn up, nauseate, come down, turn one's stomach, repel, sicken, revolt, gross out

Dictionary of English Synonymes3.5 / 2 votes

  1. disgustnoun

    nausea, disrelish, distaste, loathing

  2. disgustnoun

    dislike, repugnance, aversion, antipathy, abomination, detestation, abhorrence, hatred

  3. disgustverb

    sicken, affect with nausea, turn one's stomach, go against one's stomach

  4. disgustverb

    displease, offend

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words5.0 / 1 vote

  1. disgustnoun

    aversion, abhorrence, repulsion, repugnance

  2. disgustverb

    revolt, offend, nauseate

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  1. Jennifer Sclafani:

    [ President Trump has a ] predilection for speaking in generalities, these general expressions can be seen as having multiple functions, but oftentimes the president uses them to provoke a reaction in his audience -- of shock, dismay, or disgust.

  2. South Carolina Sen. Lindsey Graham:

    Did you see Nancy Pelosi on the floor? Complete disgust, if you can get through all the surgeries, there's disgust.

  3. Tom Whalen:

    It will depend on how many people who are cynical and turned off by Washington, versus people who will come out against Trump, is the anti-establishment vote going to be stronger than the anti-Trump vote? This is going to be the real test of the Hillary Clinton campaign. Can they turn that antipathy, even disgust into votes for her?

  4. Sochie Nnaemeka:

    I think we'll see the pipeline grow, we saw a whole wave of new and diverse class of hungry, clear leaders running for office either pulled in by the excitement of candidates like AOC,( State Sen.) Alessandra Biaggi, or pushed in because of disgust at the Trump moment.

  5. Luis Bunuel:

    Nothing would disgust me more, morally, than receiving an Oscar.

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