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Synonyms for insolent
ˈɪn sə lənt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. impudent, insolent, snotty-nosed, flip(adj)

    marked by casual disrespect

    "a flip answer to serious question"; "the student was kept in for impudent behavior"

    Synonyms:
    impertinent, wise, smart, fresh, bodacious, barefaced, snotty-nosed, brazen-faced, flip, bald-faced, saucy, brassy, sassy, audacious, overbold, impudent, brazen

    Antonyms:
    ashamed(p), respectful

  2. audacious, barefaced, bodacious, bald-faced, brassy, brazen, brazen-faced, insolent(adj)

    unrestrained by convention or propriety

    "an audacious trick to pull"; "a barefaced hypocrite"; "the most bodacious display of tourism this side of Anaheim"- Los Angeles Times; "bald-faced lies"; "brazen arrogance"; "the modern world with its quick material successes and insolent belief in the boundless possibilities of progress"- Bertrand Russell

    Synonyms:
    brazen, brazen-faced, flip, meretricious, audacious, gimcrack, loud, brassy, flashy, intrepid, fearless, hardy, bodacious, venturous, daring, cheap, trashy, venturesome, brave, gaudy, garish, tatty, unfearing, bald, snotty-nosed, tawdry, brasslike, impudent, barefaced, bald-faced, dauntless, flash, tacky

    Antonyms:
    respectful, ashamed(p)

Wiktionary

  1. insolent(adjective)

    insulting in manner or words

    Synonyms:
    impertinent, cocky, offensive, bold, insubordinate, impudent, arrogant, disrespectful

  2. insolent(adjective)

    rude

    Synonyms:
    impudent, bold, disrespectful, cocky, offensive, arrogant, insubordinate, impertinent

  3. insolent(adjective)

    cheeky

    Synonyms:
    impudent, arrogant, impertinent, offensive, cocky, insubordinate, disrespectful, bold

  4. insolent(adjective)

    Synonyms:
    offensive, impertinent, bold, cocky, arrogant, impudent, insubordinate, disrespectful

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. insolent

    Synonyms:
    haughty, overbear, ing, contemptuous, abusive, saucy, impertinent, opprobrious, offensive, pert, outrageous, scurrilous, rude

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. insolent(a.)

    Synonyms:
    impertinent, impudent, saucy, pert, malapert, flippant, rude, abusive, overbearing, domineering, contemptuous, without humility or self-respect

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    snotty, impudent, cocky, sassy, cheeky, unashamed, rude, insolence, brazen, impertinent, conceited

How to pronounce insolent?

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