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What is another word for affront?

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Noun
An action or remark that causes outrage or offense
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“She interpreted my critique of her works as a personal affront.”
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A feeling of outrage or offense
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“Valéry describes the shock, and the affront, felt by those earlier poets when exposed to the music of Wagner and Berlioz.”
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Vulgar or lewd behavior, typically with a humorous bent
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Open resistance to authority or opposition
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The act or state of humiliating (someone) or being humiliated
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Action or speech that makes someone angry, especially deliberately
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A bad reflection on someone or something
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An extremely wicked or cruel act, typically one involving physical violence or injury
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A joke, typically a critical or unkind one
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The act of injuring another's reputation by slander
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Harm to one's good name or reputation
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The state of being unhappy, disappointed, or anxious
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Verb
To offend the modesty or values of
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“He finally ventured forth, hungering to know more about her, yet dreading to affront her with his unseemly curiosity.”
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To mock, ridicule or snub with disdain or contempt
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To be constantly or visibly anxious
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To confront or come up against
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To physically stand or be in front of while facing something
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