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Then the sun went down and the anger came back as a “Thank You NYPD” rally traded insults with counter-protestors.

He goes on to claim that these "minor insults" along with the other reveals have no news value.

Islamists stood next to communists waving Palestinian flags and hurling insults at Israeli officials.

Yet even as her mother lobbed insults, Melissa was shown looking on, delight and pride in her eyes.

To a similar degree, I oppose those piling on threats, horrible insults, and so on, at this unknown kid because of one dumb tweet.

And when wine had unselfed my noble father, you received his passionate insults with forbearance and forgiveness!

Aristide interposed, his Southern being athrob with the insults heaped upon the woman.

I endured his insults until the time came when further forbearance would have been a disgrace, and then I closed with him.

Of course the cook sought to counteract such tendencies, but he had to be very circumspect, for Sambo resented insults fiercely.

He was interred the next day amidst execrations and vulgar insults, which he could not feel.


On this page you'll find 183 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to insults, such as: blame, castigation, censure, curse, curses, and defamation.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.