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insolent

adjective uk   us   /ˈɪn.səl.ənt/
rude and not showing respect: an insolent child/young man an insolent gesture/remark
insolently
adverb uk   us   /-li/
insolence
noun [U] uk   us   /-əns/
Translations of “insolent”
in Arabic وَقِح, مُتَغطرِس…
in Korean 오만한…
in Malaysian biadab…
in French insolent…
in Turkish saygısız, küstah, terbiyesiz…
in Italian insolente…
in Chinese (Traditional) 無禮的,侮慢的…
in Russian дерзкий, вызывающий…
in Polish bezczelny, zuchwały…
in Vietnamese láo xược…
in Spanish insolente…
in Portuguese insolente, abusado…
in Thai อวดดี…
in German unverschämt…
in Catalan insolent…
in Japanese 傲慢な…
in Indonesian lancang, kurang ajar…
in Chinese (Simplified) 无礼的,侮慢的…
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