Repellent vs Horrifying - What's the difference?

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Repellent is a related term of horrifying.

As adjectives the difference between repellent and horrifying

is that repellent is tending or able to repel; driving back while horrifying is tending]] to inspire horror; that [[horrify|horrifies; horrific.

As a noun repellent

is someone who repels.

As a verb horrifying is




(en adjective)
  • tending or able to repel; driving back
  • repulsive, inspiring aversion
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  • resistant or impervious to something
  • Noun

    (en noun)
  • someone who repels
  • a substance used to repel insects
  • a substance or treatment for a fabric etc to make it impervious to something
  • horrifying



  • Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • Tending]] to inspire horror; that [[horrify, horrifies; horrific.
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