Example sentences for: insulted

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

  • The undereducated, lower-middle-class white Southern males comprise the only identifiable class of people in our country that can still be insulted with impunity in today's politically correct society.

  • They'd be insulted by the idea.

  • The merchants at first tried the soft sell, offering cloth, wine, and necklaces for ivory and gold, but the traders of Calicut were insulted at being taken for “natives” who could be bought with cheap hooch and glass baubles.

  • The New York Times ' George Vecsey suggested that latter-day black sports heroes such as Tiger Woods and Michael Jordan have insulted Robinson's legacy of sacrifice by devoting themselves to self-promotion and corporate marketing.

  • John Rocker, the big-mouth Atlanta Braves pitcher, had a ride atop the headlines a few weeks ago after he insulted nearly every minority group this country harbors.


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