- causing disgust; offensive to the physical, moral, or aesthetic taste.
Origin of disgusting
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loathsome, sickening, nauseous, repulsive, revolting, repugnant, abhorrent, detestable.
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Examples from the Web for disgustingness
Take a mass of carrion, for example, and the ‘disgustingness’ which for us is part of the experience.
So the disgustingness fails to operate within the realm of suns and breezes,—it does not function as a physical quality.
- loathsome; repugnantAlso (rare): disgustful
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