Definition of Repelled

1. Verb. (past of repel) ¹



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Definition of Repelled

1. repel [v] - See also: repel

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Repelled

repechages
repecharge
repedation
repeddle
repeddled
repeddling
repeg
repegged
repegging
repegs
repel
repellant
repellant guiding molecule
repellantly
repellants
repelled (current term)
repellence
repellences
repellencies
repellency
repellent
repellently
repellents
repeller
repellers
repelling
repellingly
repellor
repels
repent

Literary usage of Repelled

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1. Military History of Ulysses S. Grant: From April, 1861, to April, 1865 by Adam Badeau (1868)
"... cannonade on land front—Sherman assaults with Blair and Steele's divisions—Troops reach the parapet, but arc repelled—Ransom's assault—Difficult nature ..."

2. The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire by Edward Gibbon (1831)
"The success with which h« eluded or repelled the first attacks, could not inspire a vain confidence, that, at the head of some loose, disorderly Africans, ..."

3. Primitive Culture: Researches Into the Development of Mythology, Philosophy by Sir Edward Burnett Tylor (1891)
"... Vampires ; Visionary Demons—Demons of darkness repelled by fire—Demons otherwise manifest: seen by animals ; detected by footprints—Spirit* conceived ..."

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