Example sentences for: insolence

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

  • He's meant to embody everything shallow and psychotic about stardom (the conception is out of tabloid tales of Johnny Depp), but the actor has never looked as beautiful, with the chiseled insolence of a young Elvis Presley and the bearing of a Greek god.

  • The film opens in Africa, where the husband of Shandurai (Thandie Newton) is seized by soldiers for insolence toward the country's authoritarian ruler.

  • Commonly a wretch who supports with insolence, and is paid with flattery.

  • This declared that the Israeli prime minister ran no risks when he refused to go to Washington to talk peace, because "the White House is incapable of punishing his insolence as, six months before the midterm congressional elections, Clinton is disarmed."


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