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disgusting

dis·gust·ing

disgusting

 
pronunciation:
dihs guh stIng [or] dihs kuh stIng
part of speech: adjective
definition: causing disgust.
Rotten fish has a disgusting smell.
antonyms:
appetizing
similar words:
horrible, loathsome, obnoxious, offensive, rank, repellent, shocking, ugly
derivation: disgustingly (adv.)