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English definition of “insulting”

insulting

adjective uk   /ɪnˈsʌl.tɪŋ/ us    /-t̬ɪŋ/
rude or offensive: You can't offer such a low salary to someone who is so highly skilled - it's insulting.Insults and abuseTreating people or animals badly
insultingly
adverb uk   /-li/ us  
The questions were insultingly easy.Insults and abuseTreating people or animals badly
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