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1) affront. Roget s II: The New Thesaurus, Third Edition. 1995.
...An act that offends a person's sense of pride or dignity: contumely, despite, indignity, insult, offense, outrage, slight. slap in the face. See ATTACK. To cause...

2) Affront'. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898
...words, and all conceivable means, try to provoke and terrify their vis-a-vis. When this "affronting" is over, the adversaries rush against each other, and the fight...

3) affront, effrontery. The Columbia Guide to Standard American English. 1993
...The verb affront means to insult, to offend deliberately ; the noun means insult and takes to or, less frequently, of: I couldn t forgive his affront to [of] his...

4) affront. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...face to face. 1. An open or intentional offense, slight, or insult: Such behavior is an affront to society. 2. Obsolete A hostile encounter or meeting. Middle English...

5) effrontery. The Columbia Guide to Standard American English. 1993
...See AFFRONT. 1...

6) insult. Roget s II: The New Thesaurus, Third Edition. 1995.
...1. An act that offends a person's sense of pride or dignity: affront, contumely, despite, indignity, offense, outrage, slight. slap in the face. See ATTACK. 2. An...

7) 81. The Columbia World of Quotations. 1996
...NUMBER:81 QUOTATION:One who forgives an affront fosters friendship, but one who dwells on disputes will alienate a friend. ATTRIBUTION:Bible: Hebrew, Proverbs 17:9....

8) 13884. Cooley, Mason. The Columbia World of Quotations. 1996
...NUMBER:13884 QUOTATION:"Revenge," I shrieked, groping to remember the affront. ATTRIBUTION:Mason Cooley (b. 1927), U.S. aphorist. City Aphorisms, New York (1984)....

9) offense. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...1a. The act of causing anger, resentment, displeasure, or affront. b. The state of being offended. 2a. A violation or infraction of a moral or social code; a transgression...

10) indignity. Roget s II: The New Thesaurus, Third Edition. 1995.
...An act that offends a person's sense of pride or dignity: affront, contumely, despite, insult, offense, outrage, slight. slap in the face. See ATTACK....

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