Example sentences for: insulting

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

  • Received letter from GOP Chair Jim Nicholson and found it "petty, it's vindictive and it's insulting."

  • Older dictionaries labeled the term Jewess as offensive, but I have heard Jewish women refer to themselves using the word, evidently oblivious to what lexicographers identified as insulting.

  • All these advertisements may be insulting to one's intelligence or taste; but they don't add up to a single coherent message--much less to a dissent-dissolving "magic cultural formula" that can explain capitalism's survival and success.

  • The National Basketball Association fined Chicago Bulls forward Dennis Rodman $50,000 for insulting Mormons.

  • Bumf would, of course, be an especially insulting way for Clinton to refer to the House Republicans' budget, and it does seem plausible that Clinton encountered the word when he was a Rhodes scholar at Oxford.


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