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disgust

1 noun
     
dis‧gust1 [uncountable]
1 a strong feeling of dislike, annoyance, or disapproval
with disgust
Joan looked at him with disgust.
in disgust
Sam threw his books down in disgust and stormed out of the room.
to somebody's disgust
Much to my disgust, I found that there were no toilets for the disabled.
disgust with
Nelson's disgust with US politics
disgust at
The fans didn't hide their disgust at the umpire's decision.
2 a very strong feeling of dislike that almost makes you sick, caused by something unpleasant:
He reached into the bin with a look of disgust on his face.
with disgust
Edward tasted the thin, sour wines with disgust.

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