Disgust is a strong feeling of dislike. If you can't stand peas, you might wrinkle your nose in disgust when you are served a bowl of pea soup.

Disgust is both a noun and a verb. As a noun, it's a reaction to something you think is gross or terrible, like showing your disgust at a movie by getting up and leaving. As a verb, disgust means "to offend," like when your class's bad behavior at the assembly disgusts all the teachers, or "to gross out or revolt." If you pick your nose in public, you will disgust everyone around you.

Definitions of disgust

n strong feelings of dislike

abhorrence, abomination, detestation, execration, loathing, odium
hate coupled with disgust
horror, repugnance, repulsion, revulsion
intense aversion
disgust so strong it makes you feel sick
Type of:
a feeling of aversion or antipathy

v fill with distaste

“This spoilt food disgusts me”
gross out, repel, revolt
nauseate, sicken, turn one's stomach
upset and make nauseated
Type of:
excite, stimulate, stir
stir feelings in

v cause aversion in; offend the moral sense of

churn up, nauseate, revolt, sicken
appal, appall, offend, outrage, scandalise, scandalize, shock
strike with disgust or revulsion
Type of:
repel, repulse
be repellent to; cause aversion in

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