Definitions For Repelling


  • Highly offensive; arousing aversion or disgust


  • To keep (something) out or away
  • To force (an enemy, attacker, etc.) to stop an attack and turn away
  • To force (something) to move away or apart

Is Repelling a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Repelling is worth 12 points in Scrabble and 17 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Repelling in a Sentence

  • A fabric that repels water
  • Their superior forces repelled the invasion.
  • Two positive electrical charges repel each other.

Synonyms for Repelling

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