feeling of repulsion

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  • The very sound of such a word caused a feeling of repulsion. Cited from A Journey to the Centre of the Earth, by Jules Verne
  • He had no feeling of repulsion against this man who had committed a murder in his presence. Cited from Within the Law, by Marvin Dana from Bayard Veiller
  • He took it up and opened it with a feeling of repulsion. Cited from Six Women, by Victoria Cross
  • A quick feeling of repulsion came over him like an electric shock. Cited from Lippincott's Magazine Vol. XII. No. 30. September, 1873, by Various
  • She had no feeling of repulsion for him now. Cited from The Guests Of Hercules, by C. N. Williamson and A. M. Williamson
  • "Did I ever tell you that I once saw him, and shared your feeling of repulsion?" Cited from Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde #1 Robert Louis Stevenson
  • He laid it down with a feeling of repulsion. Cited from The Shadow of the East, by E. M. Hull
  • The ascetic feeling of repulsion, if we go back to origin, is due to other than Christian influence. Cited from Studies in the Psychology of Sex, Volume 6 (of 6), by Havelock Ellis
  • And when Polzuhin had gone out, the director abandoned himself to a feeling of repulsion. Cited from The Schoolmaster and Other Stories, by Anton Chekhov
  • I felt my indefinable feeling of repulsion against the man melt into warm approval of him. Cited from Revelations of a Wife, The Story of a Honeymoon, by Adele Garrison
  • Drew, for the life of him, could not repress a feeling of repulsion. Cited from Joyce of the North Woods, by Harriet T. Comstock
  • It was an excellent plan for Arthur; but a feeling of repulsion at the idea of his going kept me silent. Cited from The Morgesons, by Elizabeth Stoddard
  • That story once in the ears of Clara, and he felt that she must turn from him with a feeling of repulsion. Cited from Heart-Histories and Life-Pictures, by Arthur
  • His heart smote him, and a momentary feeling of repulsion came over him, as he looked at Jean. Cited from Behind A Mask, Or A Woman's Power,byA. M. Barnard
  • Bobby hesitated, fighting back his feeling of repulsion, his first instinct to refuse. Cited from The Abandoned Room, by Wadsworth Camp
  • In the first place, he shrinks back whenever it inspires him with a feeling of repulsion. Cited from Delsarte System of Oratory, by Francois Delsarte et al.
  • There would be a little feeling of repulsion for the cripple, mixed with her compassion for the man. Cited from Marietta, by F. Marion Crawford
  • Again she spoke easily, jokingly; but there came over her a strange, involuntary feeling of repulsion for the odd-looking child. Cited from What Timmy Did, by Marie Adelaide Belloc Lowndes
  • He was soon clear in his own mind that this remarkably handsome man did not please him, in fact awoke in him a feeling of repulsion. Cited from Pool of Blood in the Pastor's Study/Colbrun/Groner
  • She had a feeling of repulsion because of it, but gradually that feeling disappeared and an odd sort of fascination possessed her instead. Cited from By the Light of the Soul, by Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
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