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affront

noun [C]  us   /əˈfrʌnt/
a remark or action intended to insult or upset someone: Such statements are an affront to people of conscience.
Translations of “affront”
in Vietnamese sự lăng mạ…
in Spanish afrenta…
in Thai คำปรามาส…
in Malaysian penghinaan…
in French affront…
in German die Beleidigung…
in Chinese (Traditional) 侮辱, 冒犯…
in Indonesian penghinaan…
in Russian оскорбление…
in Turkish gücendiren, kıran, küstüren…
in Chinese (Simplified) 侮辱, 冒犯…
in Polish obraza, afront…
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