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Meanwhile, a new generation of “wolf warrior” diplomats peddle conspiracy theories and lash out at perceived affronts.HOW JIN LIQUN CHARTED AN INDEPENDENT COURSE FOR CHINA'S ASIAN INFRASTRUCTURE INVESTMENT BANKCHARLIE CAMPBELL / BEIJINGFEBRUARY 19, 2021TIME
“It’s an outright affront to the government in its entirety,” says Antaeus Edelsohn, a University of Richmond law student and vexillology enthusiast.DECODING THE FLAGS AND BANNERS SEEN AT THE CAPITOL HILL INSURRECTIONAMANDA SHENDRUKJANUARY 7, 2021QUARTZ
Every executive order is a tyrannical affront to the Constitution.HOW DEMOCRATS SHOULD WAGE WAR ON COMING GOP OBSTRUCTIONISMPAUL WALDMANNOVEMBER 30, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Spears’s slick, breezy pop was an affront to rockist sensibilities, and claiming that Spears was fake was an easy way to dismiss her.WHY BRITNEY SPEARS’S FANS ARE CONVINCED SHE’S BEING HELD CAPTIVECONSTANCE GRADYNOVEMBER 11, 2020VOX
Not only was he annoyed, but he considered himself affronted by what seemed to him an unjust criticism.THE LIFE & LETTERS OF PETER ILICH TCHAIKOVSKYMODESTE TCHAIKOVSKY
And now you blame me,” cried I, “because I canna laugh and sing as if I was glad to be affronted.THE WORKS OF ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON - SWANSTON EDITION VOL. 10 (OF 25)ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON
At my first appearance, many of the young members affronted me highly, and demanded several scurrilous questions.WITCH, WARLOCK, AND MAGICIANWILLIAM HENRY DAVENPORT ADAMS
Joan, affronted by the savage impertinence, met her eyes defiantly, not giving an inch before the unexpected charge.THE FLOCKMASTER OF POISON CREEKGEORGE W. OGDEN
Into Natalie Weymans darkening eyes flared an expression of affronted surprise.MARJORIE DEAN COLLEGE FRESHMANPAULINE LESTER
Besides, he would have been quite affronted if I had talked of paying him such a trifle, for he offered me any thing I pleased.CAMILLAFANNY BURNEY

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