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insult

verb [T]
 
 
/ɪnˈsʌlt/
B2 to say or do something to someone that is rude and offensive: How dare you insult me in front of my friends!Insults and abuseTreating people or animals badly
insulting adjective rude and offensive: an insulting remarkInsults and abuseTreating people or animals badly
Translations of “insult”
in Arabic يَسُب, يَشْتُم…
in Korean 모욕하다…
in Malaysian menghina…
in French insulter…
in Turkish hakaret etmek, aşağılamak…
in Italian insultare…
in Chinese (Traditional) 侮辱,辱駡…
in Russian оскорблять…
in Polish obrażać, znieważać…
in Vietnamese xúc phạm…
in Spanish insultar…
in Portuguese insultar, ofender, injuriar…
in Thai พูดแดกดัน…
in German beleidigen…
in Catalan insultar, ofendre…
in Japanese (人)を侮辱する…
in Indonesian menghina…
in Chinese (Simplified) 侮辱,辱骂…
(Definition of insult verb from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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