AskDefine | Define revolting

Dictionary Definition

revolting adj : highly offensive; arousing aversion or disgust; "a disgusting smell"; "distasteful language"; "a loathsome disease"; "the idea of eating meat is repellent to me"; "revolting food"; "a wicked stench" [syn: disgusting, disgustful, distasteful, foul, loathly, loathsome, repellent, repellant, repelling, skanky, wicked, yucky]

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Pronunciation

Verb

revolting
  1. present participle of revolt
    The peasants are revolting!

Noun

  1. The action of the verb to revolt in the "disgust or repel" sense only. A revolution is the only noun form for an anti-government uprising.

Adjective

revolting
  1. That which revolts or is repelling.
    The most revolting smell was coming from the drains.

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