What does insulting mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. contemptuous, disdainful, insulting, scornful(adj)

    expressing extreme contempt


  1. insulting(Adjective)

    Containing insult, or having the intention of insulting.

    He received an insulting letter.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Insulting

    of Insult

  2. Insulting(adj)

    containing, or characterized by, insult or abuse; tending to insult or affront; as, insulting language, treatment, etc

How to pronounce insulting?

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How to say insulting in sign language?

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of insulting in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of insulting in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of insulting in a Sentence

  1. Mike Shibler:

    We will certainly inform our students that this type of behavior when done in a derogatory and insulting way will not be accepted and will not occur.

  2. French Finance Minister Michel Sapin:

    This is shocking, and almost insulting for our judiciary system.

  3. Aung Thaw Win:

    The military has no dignity, going against amendments to the constitution is insulting the people and disrespectful to the country.

  4. Martin Scorsese:

    We became friends over the years and I had the honor of being roasted by him more than once - sometimes when I didn't expect it. He just started showing up at places and insulting me, experiencing Don, and tuning into his mind, I witnessed the evolution of his comedy. It was like listening to a great jazz musician wail. Nobody else did what he did.

  5. Carly Fiorina:

    I think Hillary Clinton is equally as guilty, anyone who paints with a broad brush in those insulting terms is as guilty asDonaldTrump. It is ridiculousfor Hillary Clinton to say that the Republican Party is waging a war on women.

Images & Illustrations of insulting

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