Definitions for insolence

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. crust, gall, impertinence, impudence, insolence, cheekiness, freshness(noun)

    the trait of being rude and impertinent; inclined to take liberties

  2. insolence(noun)

    an offensive disrespectful impudent act


  1. insolence(Noun)

    Arrogant conduct; insulting, bold behaviour or attitude.

  2. Origin: insolentia

Webster Dictionary

  1. Insolence(noun)

    the quality of being unusual or novel

  2. Insolence(noun)

    the quality of being insolent; pride or haughtiness manifested in contemptuous and overbearing treatment of others; arrogant contempt; brutal impudence

  3. Insolence(noun)

    insolent conduct or treatment; insult

  4. Insolence(verb)

    to insult

  5. Origin: [F. insolence, L. insolentia. See Insolent.]


  1. Insolence

    Insolence is a nu metal band which was formed in San Jose, California in 1995. They also use rap, reggae, and hardcore in their music. They put out two major label records, Revolution on Maverick Records and Stand Strong on Warner Bros. Records. The band's latest studio album Project Konflict was released on November 3, 2010.

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