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repel

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repel/rɪˈpɛl/verb
repelsrepelledrepelling
repel
/rɪˈpɛl/
verb
repelsrepelledrepelling
Learner's definition of REPEL  
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: to keep (something) out or away
: to force (an enemy, attacker, etc.) to stop an attack and turn away
physics  : to force (something) to move away or apart
— opposite attract 5
: to cause (someone) to feel disgust
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