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Another word for insult

  1. To cause resentment or hurt by callous, rude behavior

      1. A state of vexation caused by a perceived slight or indignity; a feeling of wounded pride.
      2. To cause to feel resentment or indignation.
      3. To provoke; arouse:
      1. An act of extreme violence or viciousness:
      2. Something that is grossly offensive to decency, morality, or good taste:
      3. Resentful anger aroused by a violent or offensive act, or an instance of this:
      1. To cause displeasure, anger, resentment, or wounded feelings in:
      2. To be displeasing or disagreeable to:
      3. To result in displeasure:
      1. A petulant, bad-tempered mood; a huff.
      2. A petty quarrel or argument; a tiff.
      3. To cause to become offended or annoyed.
      1. A fit of anger or annoyance; a pique:
      2. To puff; blow.
      3. To make noisy, empty threats; bluster.
      1. To insult intentionally, especially openly.
      2. To meet defiantly; confront:
      3. To meet or encounter (another) face to face.
  1. An act that offends a person's sense of pride or dignity

  2. An instance of mockery or derision

Another word for insult