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English definition of “insolent”

insolent

adjective     /ˈɪn.səl.ənt/
rude and not showing respect : an insolent child / young man an insolent gesture / remark Rude and cheekyRelating to sex and sexual desire insolently     /-li/ adverb Rude and cheekyRelating to sex and sexual desire insolence     /-əns/ noun [U] Rude and cheekyRelating to sex and sexual desire
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