Origin of revulsion
Related formsre·vul·sion·ar·y, adjective
Examples from the Web for revulsion
As a wave of revulsion spread across the internet, he began to backtrack.British Politician Threatens To Punch Muslim Woman in the Throat|Nico Hines|June 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Wizner said he understood the revulsion: The interchange looked like cheap agitprop.
“I think I would like for people to feel a mix of revulsion and attraction, that would be nice,” says Lobo.Sexually-Charged Napalm Sculptures Debut at Gallery Diet in Miami|Ann Binlot|March 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Will Rachel gain admission to Fantasy Island (i.e., upper-crust Singapore) or be booted off, or flee in revulsion?
Amid the revulsion at the earlier horror of the clip, this became a mere background detail.
The revulsion of feeling among the keenly-wrought-up men was almost painful.Si Klegg, Book 6 (of 6)|John McElroy
The revulsion of feeling, the unspeakable horror, the remorse, was more than I could bear.Green Mansions|W. H. Hudson
"I'm glad Jeff didn't tell you," said Westover, with a revulsion of good feeling toward him.The Landlord at Lion's Head, Complete|William Dean Howells
Then a revulsion of feeling occurred; Rolando was asked to return, and full satisfaction was promised.A History of The Inquisition of The Middle Ages; volume II|Henry Charles Lea
Then a revulsion of feeling came to him and he saw the ludicrous side of the situation.The Story of the Foss River Ranch|Ridgwell Cullum