Example sentences for: affront

How can you use “affront” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • This naturally has sparked a heated debate in France, where attempts to "democratize Proust" affront French custodianship of high culture.

  • The Taliban and other Islamists found their activities an affront to Islam and in violation of Afghanistan's laws and the regime's tenets.

  • "It is blatantly exploitative, smacks of the 'coolie culture,' and is a terrible affront to human dignity.

  • It has been suggested that Clinton limited his idea to under-18s in order to affront only people who cannot vote.

  • USAT also claims that lab analysts must determine "whether the quality or quantity [of semen] is sufficient" for accurate testing, meaning a legal break for the President might be an affront to his manhood.


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