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adjective     disgusted pronunciation in British English
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  1. 1
    feeling very angry and upset about something that you do not approve of
    disgusted at/by/about:

    I was disgusted by the way he treated those women.

    disgusted with:

    I felt disgusted with myself for eating so much.

  2. 2
    feeling physically ill because something is extremely unpleasant to see, smell, or taste

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