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1. [s] offensive to the mind; "an abhorrent deed"; "the obscene massacre at Wounded Knee"; "morally repugnant customs"; "repulsive behavior"; "the most repulsive character in recent novels"

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1. [a] offensive

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"I'm Portuguese and in my language the word - it (he/she/it) doesn´t exist. it's hard to understand how to use this word: Examples
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