repulse


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disgust

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reject

defeat

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rejection

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to turn or drive away

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an instance of driving away or warding off

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cause to move back by force or influence

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Repulse Bay is a community of about 900 people situated on the Arctic Circle.
Charged with providing air cover for Prince of Wales and Repulse, he shared the horror of arriving on the scene to see only Repulse's oil slick and the Prince of Wales sinking beneath the waves.
Mr Tate was the organiser of the North of England Steam Traction Engine Society and intended to give Repulse a complete overhaul before entering it in steam traction races.
Command of the battle cruiser Repulse had indeed been Godfrey's last sea-going appointment.
Wales Island lies in Committee Bay, 200 km southwest of Stornoway's Aviat project on the Melville Peninsula and 100 km north of BHP's Qilalugaq Project at Repulse Bay.
The sources said that after the recent attacks on military-posts, the security has been tightened at the border and it was due to the strict measures which helped army to repulse the attack.
The drill was intended to repulse attacks with various types of missiles,
Marine artist Ken Radcliff has painted the sinking of the HMS Prince of Wales battleship and cruiser HMS Repulse by Japanese warplanes as they returned to Singapore.
Despite pounds 365,884 being bet into the pools on Saturday, there were no tickets left even before the last leg following the 40-1 success of Repulse Bay at Doncaster.
The graves of sailors from HMS Repulse and HMS Prince of Wales, which were sunk during World War II, have both been looted by unscrupulous divers.
Females reeking of the stuff repulse males within seconds, the researchers report in the July 7 PROCEEDINGS OF THE ROYAL SOCIETY OF LONDON B.
Meanwhile, officials in South Sudan's Western Bahr el Ghazal state on Wednesday said government forces managed to repulse yet another attack by rebels in Wau county, about 50km away from the state capital.
And in winter, she was sent with the veteran battle cruiser HMS Repulse into the Indian Ocean to discourage Japanese aggression.