Act in a way that makes a bad situation worse: to ask our members to accept a pay cut adds insult to injury
More example sentences
- And it's not just the money - bad pay just adds insult to injury.
- Mixing your drinks adds insult to injury and increases the amount of toxins you have to cope with.
- It is already hard enough to sit in a traffic jam without Begg wishing to add insult to injury by asking motorists to pay extra for the inconvenience.
Definition of add insult to injury in:
- The US English dictionary