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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In an offensive, rude, or degrading manner

Usage examples (36)
  • He behaves insultingly toward his parents
  • The French and their cowardly supporters in America, however, frequently employed the phrase insultingly.
  • This seems a simple truth–just read their definition–and W&M do not use this term insultingly, merely descriptively.
  • Every Thug Needs a Lady by Wahida Clark are sometimes referred to as the insultingly-tagged 'Ghetto-Lit' or 'Street Fiction.' for more
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