disgusting

  • 1 Disgusting — Dis*gust ing, a. That causes disgust; sickening; offensive; revolting. {Dis*gust ing*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 disgusting — index antipathetic (distasteful), bad (offensive), contemptible, gross (flagrant), heinous …

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  • 3 disgusting — [adj] sickening; repulsive abominable, awful, beastly, cloying, creepy, detestable, distasteful, foul, frightful, ghastly, grody*, gross*, gruesome, hateful, hideous, horrid, horrific, icky*, loathsome, lousy, macabre, monstrous, nasty,… …

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  • 4 disgusting — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ arousing revulsion or strong indignation. DERIVATIVES disgustingly adverb disgustingness noun …

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  • 5 disgusting — adj. 1) disgusting to + inf. (it was disgusting to watch) 2) disgusting that + clause (it s disgusting that the crime rate is so high) * * * [dɪs gʌstɪŋ] disgusting to + inf. (it was disgusting to watch) disgusting that + clause (it s disgusting… …

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  • 6 disgusting — adj. VERBS ▪ be, look, smell, sound, taste ▪ That soup tastes disgusting! ▪ find sth ▪ I find his c …

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  • 7 disgusting — [[t]dɪsgʌ̱stɪŋ[/t]] 1) ADJ GRADED If you say that something is disgusting, you are criticizing it because it is extremely unpleasant. It tasted disgusting... Smoking is a disgusting habit. Syn: revolting 2) ADJ GRADED: oft it v link ADJ that If… …

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  • 8 disgusting — dis|gust|ing S2 [dısˈgʌstıŋ, dız ] adj 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… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 9 disgusting — dis|gust|ing [ dıs gʌstıŋ ] adjective * 1. ) extremely unpleasant: boxes of fish that smelled absolutely disgusting 2. ) very bad or shocking: It was a disgusting waste of public money. The behavior of the crowd was quite disgusting. ╾… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 10 disgusting */ — UK [dɪsˈɡʌstɪŋ] / US adjective 1) extremely unpleasant boxes of fish that smelt absolutely disgusting 2) very bad or shocking It was a disgusting waste of public money. The behaviour of the crowd was quite disgusting. Derived word: disgustingly… …

    English dictionary

  • 11 disgusting — adjective 1) the food was disgusting Syn: revolting, repellent, repulsive, sickening, nauseating, stomach churning, stomach turning, off putting, unpalatable, distasteful, foul, nasty, vomitous; informal yucky, icky, gross …

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  • 12 disgusting — adjective 1) the food was disgusting Syn: revolting, repulsive, sickening, nauseating, stomach turning, off putting; N.Amer. vomitous; informal sick making 2) I find racism disgusting Syn: outrageous, objectionable, abhorrent …

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  • 13 Disgusting — Disgust Dis*gust , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Disgusted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Disgusting}.] [OF. desgouster, F. d[ e]go[^u]ter; pref. des (L. dis ) + gouster to taste, F. go[^u]ter, fr. L. gustare, fr. gustus taste. See {Gust} to taste.] To provoke… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 14 disgusting — adj. arousing aversion or indignation (disgusting behaviour). Derivatives: disgustingly adv. disgustingness n …

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  • 15 disgusting — adjective Date: 1754 causing disgust • disgustingly adverb …

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  • 16 disgusting — disgustingly, adj. disgustingness, n. /dis gus ting, di skus /, adj. causing disgust; offensive to the physical, moral, or aesthetic taste. [1745 55; DISGUST + ING2] Syn. loathsome, sickening, nauseous, repulsive, revolting, repugnant, abhorrent …

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  • 17 disgusting — adjective Repulsive, distasteful …

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  • 18 disgusting — Synonyms and related words: abhorrent, abject, abominable, arrant, atrocious, awful, barfy, base, beastly, beggarly, below contempt, beneath contempt, blameworthy, brutal, cheesy, contemptible, crappy, crude, crummy, debased, degraded, deplorable …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 19 disgusting — I (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. repugnant, revolting, sickening; see offensive 2 . II (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) a. repugnant, loathsome, revolting, repellant, sickening, nauseating, *stomach turning, repulsive, *gross, offensive, distasteful, noisome …

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  • 20 disgusting — dis gust·ing || tɪŋ adj. repulsive, nauseating, loathsome dis·gust || dɪs gÊŒst n. repulsion, loathing v. repulse, cause loathing …

    English contemporary dictionary


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