Definition of insolence in English:
Rude and disrespectful behavior: she was sacked for insolence
More example sentences
- 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.
Words that rhyme with insolencenonchalance
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