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1insult/ɪnˈsʌlt/verb
insultsinsultedinsulting
1insult
/ɪnˈsʌlt/
verb
insultsinsultedinsulting
Learner's definition of INSULT  
[+ object]
: to do or say something that is offensive to (someone) : to do or say something that shows a lack of respect for (someone)
2insult/ˈɪnˌsʌlt/noun
pluralinsults
2insult
/ˈɪnˌsʌlt/
noun
pluralinsults
Learner's definition of INSULT  
[count]
: a rude or offensive act or statement : something that insults someone

add insult to injury

: to do or say something that makes a bad situation even worse for someone
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