disgusted


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disgusted at (someone or something)

Very unhappy or disappointed with someone or something. I am totally disgusted at you for stealing money out of my purse. Why would you do something so sneaky?
See also: disgusted

disgusted with (someone or something)

Very unhappy or disappointed with someone or something. I am totally disgusted with you for stealing money out of my purse. Why would you do something so sneaky?
See also: disgusted

*disgusted at

someone or something; severely disappointed at someone or something. (*Typically: be ~; get ~; grow ~.) We were disgusted at her incessant lying. Sam was disgusted at her.
See also: disgusted

*disgusted with

(someone or something); severely disappointed over someone or something. (*Typically: be ~; get ~; grow ~.) I am totally disgusted with Ellen. We are all disgusted with the fall in the company's profits.
See also: disgusted
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Interviews with people in Tokyo, who are surprised and disgusted by the idea of dolphin meat, exempts those who model appropriate emotions from criticism (although their ignorance of government sanctioning of the hunt denies them complete excuse).
I felt disgusted reading your letter and can't imagine there are people who don't feel any compassion for fellow humans.
What is more, her circumstances had disgusted the people she lived with.
Archibald rapped: "I'm disappointed with Gareth and disgusted with Alloa over the whole affair.
It is as a disgusted self that I inscribe my quality and lineaments into the stuff of the world, and as a hating self that I set the seal of my personality on a universe reluctant but vulnerable like myself.
It impels us to steer clear of deviance, both to avoid the acute discomfort of being disgusted with ourselves, and to avoid the unpleasant consequences of being the object of the disgust of others.
Disgusted by freethought groups whose members congregated only to "growl" about religion, she initiated a society in which action was required, attracting so many members that her Materialist Association became one of the largest freethought groups in the United States.
An exacting rejectionist who keeps a file of Renaissance and Baroque reproductions on hand to fuel the disgust that he finds central to any creative effort, Pure is especially disgusted by the relationship between food and art: "Too interdependent.
If it's sickening, outrageous, or disgusting--you'll see it on "Busted & Disgusted.
You should be able to say as the owner of a bird, I'm disgusted.
a person who is highly disgusted by spoiled meat may be less disgusted by moral offenses; Tybur and DeVries 2013).
Mary jetted to the holiday island of Majorca earlier this week to sort out documentation and said she was disgusted by what she saw in Magaluf.
Outside Belfast Crown Court Cons Carroll's widow Kate said of Wootton's sentence: "I am actually disgusted, the full intent was there, he has shown no remorse.
Mr Pollitt, who served with the TA in Greece, Germany and Cyprus, says his veteran comrades are equally disgusted.