What does insulting mean?

Definitions for insulting
in·sult·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

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

    expressing extreme contempt

Wiktionary

  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?

  1. Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Indian

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Numerology

  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. Lizzy Gardiner:

    I was looking for an American symbol. A Coca-Cola bottle or a Mickey Mouse would have been ridiculous, doing anything with the American flag would have been insulting, and Cadillac hub caps were just too uncomfortable. (speaking about the dress she wore made of American Express Cards)

  2. Andy McKean:

    With the 2020 president election looming on the horizon, I feel as a Republican that I need to be able to support the standard bearer of our party. Unfortunately, that is not something I am able to do, he sets, in my opinion, a poor example for the nation and particularly for our children by personally insulting -- often in a crude and juvenile fashion -- those who disagree with him, being a bully at a time when we we are attempting to discourage bullying, his frequent disregard for the truth and his willingness to ridicule or marginalize people for their appearance, ethnicity or disability.

  3. Brad Adams:

    The Thai junta has sunk to a new low by charging an activist’s mother under the ‘insulting the monarchy’ law, which has been systematically abused to silence critics, prosecuting someone for her vague response to a Facebook message is just the junta’s latest outrageous twist of the lese majeste law.

  4. Hussam Eesa:

    A large number of children have been arrested by ISIS, the most common charges are insulting Allah and cooperating with apostates. They are being tortured just like men, and some of them have died under torture.

  5. Leonardo Loza:

    It is aimed at educating and disciplining people, particularly young Bolivians, and fighting delinquency on social networks, freedom of expression can't be lying to the people or insulting citizens and politicians.

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