revolting


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re·volt·ing

 (rĭ-vōl′tĭng)
adj.
Causing abhorrence or disgust. See Synonyms at offensive.

re·volt′ing·ly adv.

revolting

(rɪˈvəʊltɪŋ)
adj
1. causing revulsion; nauseating, disgusting, or repulsive
2. informal unpleasant or nasty: that dress is revolting.
reˈvoltingly adv

re•volt•ing

(rɪˈvoʊl tɪŋ)

adj.
disgusting; repulsive.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.revolting - highly offensiverevolting - highly offensive; arousing aversion or disgust; "a disgusting smell"; "distasteful language"; "a loathsome disease"; "the idea of eating meat is repellent to me"; "revolting food"; "a wicked stench"
offensive - unpleasant or disgusting especially to the senses; "offensive odors"

revolting

revolting

adjective
Extremely unpleasant to the senses or feelings:
Translations
كَرِيهمُثير للإشْمِئْزاز
odporný
modbydelig
ällöttävä
gnjusan
viîbjóîslegur
実に嫌な
역하게 하는
gnusen
upprörande
น่ารังเกียจ
kinh tởm

revolting

[rɪˈvəʊltɪŋ] ADJ (= disgusting) [smell, taste, sight, habit, person] → repugnante, asqueroso; [behaviour, story] → repugnante; [place, weather] → asqueroso; [colour, dress] → horroroso, repelente
it smells/tastes revoltingtiene un olor/sabor repugnante, huele/sabe que da asco

revolting

[rɪˈvəʊltɪŋ] adjdégoûtant(e)

revolting

adj (= repulsive, disgusting)abstoßend; meal, storyekelhaft; (inf: = unpleasant) weather, colour, dressscheußlich, abscheulich; personwiderlich

revolting

[rɪˈvəʊltɪŋ] adjrivoltante, ripugnante

revolt

(rəˈvəult) verb
1. to rebel (against a government etc). The army revolted against the dictator.
2. to disgust. His habits revolt me.
noun
1. the act of rebelling. The peasants rose in revolt.
2. a rebellion.
reˈvolted adjective
having a feeling of disgust. I felt quite revolted at the sight.
reˈvolting adjective
causing a feeling of disgust. revolting food.

revolting

كَرِيه odporný modbydelig scheußlich αποκρουστικός repugnante ällöttävä révoltant gnjusan rivoltante 実に嫌な 역하게 하는 walgelijk opprørsk oburzający revoltante отвратительный upprörande น่ารังเกียจ iğrenç kinh tởm 令人厌恶的
References in classic literature ?
Chingachgook, placing himself in a dignified posture on another fragment of the rock, had already laid aside his knife and tomahawk, and was in the act of taking the eagle's plume from his head, and smoothing the solitary tuft of hair in readiness to perform its last and revolting office.
From the moment that Tom saw him approaching, he felt an immediate and revolting horror at him, that increased as he came near.
The brush may still deal freely with any subject, however revolting or indelicate.
English public opinion, that is to say, tries to constrain and impede and warp the man who makes things that are beautiful in effect, and compels the journalist to retail things that are ugly, or disgusting, or revolting in fact, so that we have the most serious journalists in the world, and the most indecent newspapers.
It would be enough if the English, infatuatedly trusting to the integrity of their army, should be startled with news of an Irish regiment revolting from political considerations.
Even before visiting the Marquesas, I had heard from men who had touched at the group on former voyages some revolting stories in connection with these savages; and fresh in my remembrance was the adventure of the master of the Katherine, who only a few months previous, imprudently venturing into this bay in an armed boat for the purpose of barter, was seized by the natives, carried back a little distance into their valley, and was only saved from a cruel death by the intervention of a young girl, who facilitated his escape by night along the beach to Nukuheva.