Example sentences for: insulting

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

  • Although insulting nicknames form a small fraction of the Italian surname pool, chances are that anyone who knows any Italians has participated in this ancient slanging-match.

  • Italians are not the only ones to live with the burden of insulting surnames, of course.

  • 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 NYT lead reports that two prominent political prisoners were released late Monday night, one a labor leader jailed for inciting a riot, and the other a former legislator jailed for insulting Suharto.

  • Prudie does think, however, that "insulting" and "inane" were what you meant to say.


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