Example sentences for: insult

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

  • This was termed as giving cala-bazas (squash or pumpkin) and was a great insult to the wooer.

  • To add insult to injury, when A. finally spoke to a "live" person (you will soon see why the word "live" is in quotation marks), he asked to have the $5.

  • The meeting lasted but ten minutes, and was, the LAT reports, immediately assailed by Protestant hard-liners as an insult to the victims of IRA terrorism.

  • I've been involved in a few spats with the Motley Fools over the years, writing stories that I thought were models of judicious balance, only to have all manner of insult hurled upon me, so I guess I'm particularly sensitized to the food-fight aspect of the Internet.

  • 2) The protesters also are demanding higher welfare payments, calling the latest 2-percent increase "an insult."


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