Meaning of “insulting” in the English Dictionary

"insulting" in British English

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uk /ɪnˈsʌl.tɪŋ/ us /ɪnˈsʌl.tɪŋ/

rude or offensive:

You can't offer such a low salary to someone who is so highly skilled - it's insulting.
adverb uk /ɪnˈsʌl.tɪŋ.li/ us /ɪnˈsʌl.tɪŋ.li/

The questions were insultingly easy.

(Definition of “insulting” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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