Synonyms of repellent in English:

repellent


See definition of repellent

adjective

1‘a repellent stench’

SYNONYMS

revolting, repulsive, disgusting, repugnant, sickening, nauseating, stomach-turning, stomach-churning, nauseous, emetic, vile, nasty, foul, appalling, abominable, hideous, horrible, awful, dreadful, terrible, obnoxious, loathsome, offensive, objectionable, off-putting, distasteful, disagreeable, uninviting

abhorrent, despicable, reprehensible, contemptible, odious, heinous, obscene, hateful, execrable

gruesome, grisly

North American vomitous

informal sick-making, ghastly, putrid, horrid, God-awful, gross, gut-churning, yucky, icky, cringe-making

British informal beastly

Northern Irish informal bogging

literary noisome

archaic disgustful, loathly

rare rebarbative

ANTONYMS

delightful, lovely

2‘the detergent forms a repellent coating’

SYNONYMS

impermeable, impervious, resistant

-proof

rare imperviable