What does the word disgusting mean?

    Part of speech: adverb

  • Disgustingly.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Odious; revolting.

Usage examples for disgusting

  1. He could rely upon the waiting maid's assistance, and if there were secret meetings between Eva Ortlieb and his lord, which would appease the knight's ardour, even in a small degree, the task of disgusting Heinz with his luckless idea of an early marriage would not prove too difficult. – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  2. Which is the chief reason why public reading is in general so disgusting. – The Grammar of English Grammars by Goold Brown
  3. Jim knew I would do my best for him, but it's disgusting how difficult it is to fix your attention on one thing, and close your ears to something still more interesting. – The Heart of Una Sackville by Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey