Spell that keeps something away from the caster or from a target object that the spell is cast upon.
The basic spell for repelling something starts with “Repello” followed by the correct Latinate word for the target to be repelled.
References from the canon
- Before the Golden Snitch was introduced to Quidditch, this spell was cast by the spectators to keep the Snidget on the pitch (QA4).
"repello" L. to repel