Definitions for "Repel"
Keywords:  repulse, enemy, push, rebuff, onslaught
To drive back; to force to return; to check the advance of; to repulse as, to repel an enemy or an assailant.
To act with force in opposition to force impressed; to exercise repulsion.
to drive or to force back
reject outright and bluntly; "She snubbed his proposal"
The term used for the rejection or overruling of a plea or objection. Secretary General The chief administrative officer of the United Nations, who is endowed with substantial power and influence. The present Secretary General is Kofi Annan.
Keywords:  spoilt, distaste, disgusts, fill, food
fill with distaste; "This spoilt food disgusts me"
To resist or oppose effectually; as, to repel an assault, an encroachment, or an argument.
Keywords:  aversion, cause
be repellent to; cause aversion in
Keywords:  bullets, bombs, knock, mines, ships
a device used to knock away ships, bombs, bullets, or mines