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disgusting

adjective
     
dis‧gust‧ing S2
1 extremely unpleasant and making you feel sick [= revolting]:
Rubbish was piled everywhere - it was disgusting.
Smoking is a really disgusting habit.
2 shocking and unacceptable:
Sixty pounds for a thirty-minute consultation. I think that's disgusting!
That's a disgusting thing to say.
disgustingly adverb:
They're disgustingly rich.
WORD FOCUS: horrible WORD FOCUS: horrible
taste or smell: nasty, not very nice, revolting, disgusting, foul, unpleasant, gross informal

experience, situation, or feeling: nasty, not very nice, terrible, unpleasant

person: nasty, not very nice, obnoxious, mean American English, unpleasant, objectionable


See also
horrible
WORD FOCUS: taste WORD FOCUS: taste
delicious/tasty tastes very good
disgusting
tastes very bad
hot
/spicy has a lot of spices
bland
boring and with not very much taste
sweet
has a lot of sugar
salty
has a lot of salt
sour
used about fruit that is not sweet
bitter
used about coffee, chocolate, or medicine that is not at all sweet
taste

See also
taste

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