Noun(1) a rude expression intended to offend or hurt(2) a deliberately offensive act or something producing the effect of deliberate disrespect
Verb(1) treat, mention, or speak to rudely
(1) Many took his remarks as a racial insult .(2) My remarks were not an insult to decent youths or their parents.(3) If you are going to have nurses on call, the pay is an insult .(4) This Minister has introduced a bill that is an absolute insult to the cause he should be serving.(5) The conduct that has come to light is an insult to the people, and an affront to the most basic standards of morality and decency.(6) He said the charity's grant was an insult to his mother, who had tirelessly raised funds for it before her death.(7) The policy was an affront to our values and a needless insult to our friends.(8) A teabag is an insult to tea connoisseurs.(9) the movement of the bone causes a severe tissue insult(10) Any insult to this tissue in the future will not be endured in the same manner as normal tissue, resulting in cancer.(11) the present offer is an absolute insult(12) It's grossly invasive and humiliating, an insult to the dignity of any person.(13) Tissues exposed to one insult can develop tolerance to a subsequent injury.(14) The implication that parenting under pressure is an invitation to abuse is an insult to the integrity of millions of hardworking mums and dads.(15) he saw the book as a deliberate insult to the Church(16) But, of course, that is completely untrue, and, in the context of this bill, an absolute insult .
(1) add insult to injury :: voeg belediging vir besering
1. abusive remark ::
2. abuse ::
3. affront ::
4. abuse ::
5. affront ::
Different Formsinsult, insulted, insulting, insults
Word Example from TV Shows
The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.
who dares to INSULT any member
of the team, I will break his skull.
Money Heist Season 3, Episode 5
but I'm not the kind of backer
you INSULT with a cattle call.
Westworld Season 2, Episode 2
I do not wish to INSULT you,
but the truth is you...
Vikings Season 1, Episode 6
My intention was never to INSULT you.
The Big Bang Theory Season 9, Episode 23
Don't INSULT me,
Vikings Season 1, Episode 1
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