disgust


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Synonyms for disgust

Synonyms for disgust

to offend the senses or feelings of

extreme repugnance excited by something offensive

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"If we can change people's notions of disgust, maybe we can also open them up to new sustainable proteins," said West, pointing to platefuls of Iru locust beans eaten in Nigeria, mopane worms eaten in South Africa or Nsenene, grasshoppers considered a delicacy in Uganda.
Involuntary convulsions of disgust. Shudders of revulsion that contort the face, churn the stomach, and shut down the senses.
Like all emotions, we experience disgust for good reason: it helps to keep us healthy and safe from situations, substances or people who pose a threat to our physical or mental wellbeing.
"Disgust is one of the six fundamental human emotions.
Disgust, after all, is a universal emotion, but when it comes to what people find disgusting, results may vary.
When shared on Facebook, people expressed their disgust at the mess.
A unique discussion of the role that the emotion of disgust plays in the abortion debate (especially in the United States), this paper provides a starting point for further work examining how the antichoice movement characterizes abortion care and its participants as vile--and therefore, immoral--and how best to counter this narrative.
Disgust views over The story on the front page of last Wednesday's Observer, regarding the theft of a memorial tree which contained the ashes of a Bridge Allan pensioner's son has prompted a response from our readers on social media.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Disgust has long been recognised as an emotion which evolved to help our ancestors avoid infection, but now researchers have been able to show the human disgust system is likely to be structured around the people, practices and objects that pose disease risk.
Empirical work remains limited, though, regarding how disgust modulates memory.
Singh came under attack from the Congress for his controversial tweets under hashtag " duty" and " disgust" soon after he attended the Pakistan Day reception on Monday night.
Anti-smoking ads that generate feelings of fear and disgust in viewers have the greatest impact, found a new study published in the December issue of Preventing Chronic Disease.
There is only a small body of empirical work examining how objects first come to elicit disgust in children (e.g., Fallon et al.
Representing Repulsion: The Aesthetics of Disgust in Contemporary Women's Writing in French and German