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enable

Synonyms:

accredit, authorize, commission, coronate, crown, depute, empower, endow, energize, enroll.
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Correct spelling:
Repelled

Synonyms:

adjective
frightened
horrified.
verb
displeased
shocked, disturbed, offended, disgusted, displeased, aggrieved, Jarred, annoyed, Scandalized, Grated, riled, disappointed, provoked, irritated, angered, bothered.
opposed
Contradicted, Conflicted, obstructed, Meddled, countered, Repulsed, oppressed, inhibited, Fought, Defied, impeded, checked, Antagonized, Hindered, suppressed, Protested, Interfered, counterattacked, repressed, Resisted, Challenged, Objected, Rebuffed, crossed, Counteracted, disputed, Disagreed, opposed, Intercepted, Confronted.
repulsed
brushed off, cold-shouldered, rejected, Snubbed, spurned.
resisted
stood fast, stood firm, Withstood.
Examples of usage:
  1. She knew that Andreas had joined the Christians; she had made him tell her much about his faith; still, as the daughter and wife of artists, she was firmly attached to the old gods, and could only regard the Christian doctrine as a new system of philosophy in which many things attracted her, but many, on the other hand, repelled her. – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  2. Something drew each to each, something repelled each from each. – Foes by Mary Johnston
  3. But, notwithstanding her words, she had regained her power and presence of mind, and she repelled him. – The New Rector by Stanley J. Weyman
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