insult

  1. a rude expression intended to offend or hurt
  2. a deliberately offensive act or something producing the effect of an affront

insult

[n] - a deliberately offensive act or something producing the effect of an affront 2. [v] - treat, mention, or speak to rudely
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Insult

In its clinical sense, that which brought about the current disorder, be it disease or injury.
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Insult

In'sult noun [ Latin insultus , from insilire to leap upon: confer French insulte . See Insult , transitive verb ] 1. The act of leaping on; onset; attack. [ Obsolete] Dryden. 2. Gross abuse offered to another, either by wor...
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Insult

In·sult' transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Insulted ; present participle & verbal noun Insulting .] [ French insulter , Latin insultare , freq. from insilire to leap into or upon; prefix in- in, ...
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Insult

In·sult' intransitive verb 1. To leap or jump. « Give me thy knife, I will insult on him.» Shak. « Like the frogs in the apologue, insulting upon their wooden king.» Jer. Taylor. 2. To behave with insolence; to exult. [ Archaic...
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insult

Injury or trauma, attack. ... Origin: L. Insultus = attack ... (18 Nov 1997) ...
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insult

affront noun a deliberately offensive act or something producing the effect of deliberate disrespect; `turning his back on me was a deliberate insult`
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Insult

• (v. t.) The act of leaping on; onset; attack. • (v. t.) To treat with abuse, insolence, indignity, or contempt, by word or action; to abuse; as, to call a man a coward or a liar, or to sneer at him, is to insult him. • (v. i.) To leap or jump. • (v. t.) Gross abuse offered to another, either by word or act; an act or speech of...
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insult

(L. insultus attack) injury or trauma; attack.
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insult

insult 1. A deliberately offensive act or something producing the effect of an affront: 'When she turned her back on me, it was a deliberate insult.' 2. A rude expression intended to offend or to hurt someone. 3. To treat or to speak to someone insolently or with contemptuous rudeness; to affront (to insult intentionally, especially openly; to of...
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insult

Type: Term Pronunciation: in′sŭlt Definitions: 1. An injury, attack, or trauma.
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Insult

An insult is an expression, statement (or sometimes behavior) which is disrespectful or scornful. Insults (sometimes called `cracks` `remarks` or one-liners) may be intentional or accidental. An insult may be factual, but at the same time pejorative, such as the word `inbred`. ==Exchange== Lacan considered insults a primary form of social in...
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Insult

[medical] In medical terms, an insult is the cause of some kind of physical or mental injury. For example, a burn on the skin (the injury) may be the result of a thermal, chemical, radioactive, or electrical event (the insult). Likewise sepsis and trauma are examples of foreign insults, and encephalitis, multiple sclerosis, and brain tumors...
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