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affront

noun [C] uk   /əˈfrʌnt/ us  
a remark or action intended to insult or offend someone: He regarded the comments as an affront to his dignity.

affront

verb [T usually passive] uk   /əˈfrʌnt/ formal us  
to insult or offend someone: I was most affronted by his comments. an affronted look/glance
Traducciones de “affront”
en español afrenta…
en francés affront…
en alemán die Beleidigung…
en chino (tradicionál) 侮辱, 冒犯…
en ruso оскорбление…
en turco gücendiren, kıran, küstüren…
en chino (simplificado) 侮辱, 冒犯…
en polaco obraza, afront…
(Definition of affront from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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