Definition of 'repulse'
Example sentences containing 'repulse'
IN FORKBEARD'S WAKE: Coasting Round Scandinavia (2003)
They were repulsed with great loss.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
A counter-attack by royal forces was quickly repulsed.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
In my experience as a mother and a teacher, teenage boys repulsed by the idea of reading anything literary will still devour football journalism.Times, Sunday Times (2014) The Sun (2014)
He was also able to warn his front line that the enemy was preparing an attack, which was repulsed with great loss of life to the Germans.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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Definition of repulse from the Collins English Dictionary