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English verb: gross out

1. gross out (perception) fill with distaste

SamplesThis spoilt food disgusts me.

Synonymsdisgust, repel, revolt

Pattern of useSomebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody

Broader (hypernym)excite, stimulate, stir

Narrower (hyponym)nauseate, sicken, turn one's stomach

2. gross out (emotion) lose one's nerve

SamplesWhen he saw the accident, he freaked out.

Synonymsfreak, freak out

Pattern of useSomebody ----s

Broader (hypernym)panic

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