Affront – meaning of the word and example

A remark or action intended to insult or offend someone. (Cambridge Dictionary)

To insult especially to the face by behaviour or language. (Merriam – Webster)

If something affronts you, you feel insulted and hurt because of it. (Collins Dictionary)

An action or remark that causes outrage or offence. (Oxford Dictionaries)

Example

Affront.

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