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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Serving or tending to repel.

Usage examples (32)
  • He became rebarbative and prickly and spiteful
  • He claims that in his crime fiction he tones down his trademark use of obscure words, but he slips "rebarbative" into the essay.
  • Probably Maggie found Victor's rebarbative malice to her liking.
  • Nazi music had some rousing tunes, but generally the lyrics were rebarbative. for more
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