Example sentences for: affront

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

  • He asserts that our meritocratic system is unfair, that it is an affront to our egalitarian ideals.

  • And this is to give you fortitude: Prudie's close doctor friend tells her that good doctors understand these things and do not take affront.

  • "A so-called work of art that maligns Jesus is an affront that warrants protest by every legal means.

  • An article wades into the fish car-ornament controversy, making the case that the ornament showing a fish with legs and the word "Darwin" is a grotesque affront to Christians.

  • "Arafat's meetings with Clinton without parallel invitations to [Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin] Netanyahu are viewed in Israel as an international affront to Netanyahu during an election period and as encouraging Arafat's promised declaration of independence," Ha'aretz said.


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