have affronted

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  • He tells me his was a very strange letter, and that probably it has affronted you. Cited from Works Charles and Mary Lamb, V5, Letters, by Lamb
  • And I tell you plainly that you have affronted her for the very last time! Cited from Capitola The Madcap, by Emma D. E. N. Southworth
  • The old woman stepped back in a sort of surprise, as if my brother had affronted her. Cited from The Arabian Nights Entertainments vol. 2, Anon
  • I saw that I should only have affronted them if I had pressed them further to receive the money. Cited from A Woman's Journey Round the World, by Ida Pfeiffer
  • Fate was virtuous at times; it had delivered into her hands the girl who had affronted her. Cited from The Turmoil, A novel, by Booth Tarkington
  • Storri would impress upon these little people the terrors of him whom they had affronted! Cited from The President, by Alfred Henry Lewis
  • He will depose the Cardinal from office, and separate him from that boy who has affronted the Pope. Cited from The Master-Christian, Marie Corelli
  • Here is a fellow admitted into Elysium who has affronted us both -- an English poet, one Pope. Cited from Dialogues of the Dead, by Lord Lyttelton
  • That comforted him; since he had affronted her, he was reassured. Cited from Scaramouche, by Rafael Sabatini
  • At the old pagan name with which he had affronted her that morning in the hills, Laodice drew back sharply. Cited from The City of Delight, by Elizabeth Miller
  • We have affronted and put to shame Rome, before whom all nations bow and, assuredly, she will take a terrible vengeance. Cited from For the Temple, by G. A. Henty
  • "If you will assure me that he has affronted you, and permit me to let him know, privately, the cause of my quarrel." Cited from An Enemy To The King, by Robert Neilson Stephens
  • The stubborn Dorothy shall come to me on her knees -- to me, Storri, whom she has affronted! Cited from The President, by Alfred Henry Lewis
  • This crude cowboy, under the influence of drink, had affronted her; nevertheless, whatever was in his mind, he meant no insult. Cited from Light of the Western Stars, Zane Grey
  • He flared up as though Maurice had affronted him. Cited from Maurice Guest, Henry Handel Richardson
  • I said, I must desire you to oblige me, Mr. Longman, or I shall think I have affronted you. Cited from Pamela, by Samuel Richardson
  • But I'm afraid you have affronted Elizabeth by not insisting Mrs. Turner should walk into the parlor. Cited from A Little Girl in Old Salem, by Amanda Minnie Douglas
  • A tradesman at Quebec had affronted me, by refusing to discount a bill which I had drawn on my father. Cited from Frank Mildmay, by Captain Frederick Marryat
  • The queen mother, and the kislar aga, both of whom I had affronted, were indefatigable in their attempts to undermine my power. Cited from The Pacha of Many Tales, by Frederick Marryat
  • Old Brin sat down at the foot of the tree, and with head cocked sidewise thoughtfully eyed the man who had affronted him with a charge of small shot. Cited from Bears I Have Met--and Others, by Allen Kelly