Repulse

• (v. t.) To repel by discourtesy, coldness, or denial; to reject; to send away; as, to repulse a suitor or a proffer. • (n.) Figuratively: Refusal; denial; rejection; failure. • (v. t.) To repel; to beat or drive back; as, to repulse an assault; to repulse the enemy. • (n.) The act of repelling or driving back; also, the state ...
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Repulse

(from the article `World War II`) ...as they were by air strikes, overwhelmed the small Australian and Indian forces; and the British battleship Prince of Wales and the battle cruiser ...
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Repulse

[arcade game] Repulse is a 1985 arcade game by Sega. It was renamed 99: The Last War when licensed to Kyugo (who developed the hardware) and Proma. There`s also a seemingly bootleg version of it named Son of Phoenix. ==Gameplay== With a spaceship, the player shoots several kind of robotic enemies and spaceships. At the end of every stage (e...
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Repulse

Re·pulse' noun [ Latin repulsa , from repellere , repulsum .] 1. The act of repelling or driving back; also, the state of being repelled or driven back. « By fate repelled, and with repulses tired.» Denham. « He received in the repul...
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Repulse

Re·pulse' transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Repulsed (-p?lst'); present participle & verbal noun Repulsing .] [ Latin repulsus , past participle of repellere . See Repel .] 1. To repel; to beat ...
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Repulse

HMS Repulse was a British Battle cruiser of the Renown Class of 32000 tons displacement launched in 1916. HMS Repulse had a top speed of 31.5 knots and carried a crew of 1205. She was armed with six 15 inch 42 calibre guns; fifteen 8 inch 40 calibre guns; four 4 inch anti-aircraft guns; four 3 pounder guns; one 12 pounder field gun; five machine-gu...
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