Example sentences for: affront

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

  • "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.

  • 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.

  • For anyone misled by my first garbled posting (quickly corrected), Frantz and Collins did interview Eisner and Stern, and if their conversation did not widen to encompass the far corners of the solar system then that is no affront to their book, which is subtitled, after all, "Living in Disney's Brave New Town," and not "Theorizing About Creation in Its Enormity!"

  • If, however, you are seriously unhappy with youngsters calling their elders by first names, no one could take affront with the "Aunt" or "Mrs."

  • SHIRTS WITH FUNNY SLOGANS-- the greatest affront of all to the dignity of older Americans, including the following: When Did My Wild Oats Turn Into Shredded Wheat In Dog Years, I'm Dead As Bad as the Kids This Shirt Condescends to Me Please Treat Me Like an Enfeebled Old Drooler The Above Two Don't Actually Exist Neither Does That One or This


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