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The meaning of Affronting

Affronting – definition

noun

An action or remark that causes outrage or offence.

Usage examples:

He took his son's desertion as a personal affront

Affronting translation into English

Affronting: translate from English into Chinese

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冒犯, 侮辱, 谇, 碰撞

Affronting: translate from English into Dutch

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Beledigend, Beledigen, Tarten, Affronteren, Trotseren

Affronting: translate from English into French

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Offensant, Insulter, Offenser, Défier

Affronting: translate from English into German

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Beleidigend, Beleidigen

Affronting: translate from English into Hindi

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अपमान, अपमानित करना, तिरस्कार करना

Affronting: translate from English into Italian

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Offensivo, Affrontare, Insultare

Affronting: translate from English into Korean

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모욕, 모욕하다, 태연하게 맞서다

Affronting: translate from English into Russian

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Оскорбительный, Оскорблять, Бросать вызов, Пристыдить, Приводить в замешательство, Смотреть в лицо чему-л.

Affronting: translate from English into Spanish

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Afrentando, Afrentar, Ofender, Agraviar, Insultar

Word origin

Middle English (as a verb): from Old French afronter ‘to slap in the face, insult’, based on Latin ad frontem ‘to the face’.

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