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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 Korean 모욕하다…
in Arabic يَسُب, يَشْتُم…
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 Spanish insultar…
in Portuguese insultar, ofender, injuriar…
in German beleidigen…
in Catalan insultar, ofendre…
in Japanese (人)を侮辱する…
in Chinese (Simplified) 侮辱,辱骂…
(Definition of insult verb from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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