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in·sult·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. contemptuous, disdainful, insulting, scornfuladjective

    expressing extreme contempt

    Synonyms:
    contemptuous, haughty, disdainful, swaggering, overbearing, prideful, imperious, scornful, supercilious, lordly, sniffy

    Antonyms:
    respectful

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. insultingadjective

    Synonyms:
    insolent, impudent, impertinent, saucy, abusive, vituperative, ribald, blackguard

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. insultingadjective

    Synonyms:
    offensive, contemptuous, contumelious, scurrilous

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#76304contemptuous
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#98549uncouth
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#101268disdainful
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#109233impertinent
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#121548swaggering
#128829lordly
#149426prideful
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#172837discourteous
#187854desecrating
#201184untutored
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How to use insulting in a sentence?

  1. Bekir Bozdag:

    The justice ministry has allowed 1,845 cases on charges of insulting Erdogan to go ahead, i am unable to read the shameful insults made against our president. I start to blush.

  2. Rawiri Waititi:

    Over the past two weeks, there has been racist propaganda and rhetoric towards tangata whenua, that not only is insulting, but diminishes the manner of this House.

  3. Donald Trump:

    That was a very insulting statement that Ted made.

  4. Dimitris Kammenos:

    I am opposed to any related posts which were perceived or were insulting to groups of fellow citizens. With this statement, I want to personally apologize to anyone disturbed (by this), and categorically condemn racism, homophobia and anti-semitism.

  5. Pat Fallon:

    Gary O’Connor’s comment against Senator Tim Scott is abhorrent, insulting, and unforgivable. Both he and the entire Lamar County Democratic Party should be ashamed of this racist behavior.


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