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American English: /ˈɪnsələns/
British English: /ˈɪns(ə)l(ə)ns/
, /ˈɪnsəl(ə)ns/, /ˈɪnsələns/

Translation of insolence in Spanish:


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    • Where do they get the authority and encouragement to practise their childish, schoolyard insolence and contempt of our leaders?
    • They helped us understand what we were up against: the proud man's contumely, the insolence of office.
    • Perhaps it was a case of German insolence, a deliberate offense to Roman dignity.

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