insultingly

All Adverb
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  • "Who is this, who speaks so insultingly to you, father?" asked the son. Cited from Myths and Legends of the Sioux, by McLaughlin
  • Is referred to her brother, and insultingly refused by him. Cited from Clarissa, Volume 1 of 9, by Samuel Richardson
  • Insultingly, he made your love his boast; Gave me my life, and told me what it cost. Cited from The Works of John Dryden, Vol. 5 (of 18), ed. by Walter Scott
  • You never saw a man so contemptuously, insultingly cool in your life. Cited from A Wounded Name, by Charles King
  • The old man came in high dudgeon and, insultingly, with a large army.
  • He replies insultingly that he knows nothing about such people. Cited from A Survey of Russian Literature, with Selections, Isabel Florence Hapgood
  • "You look insultingly well -- I hope you don't mean it." Cited from A Comedy of Masks, by Ernest Dowson and Arthur Moore
  • You have noticed how insultingly father treats him of late, passing him by without a word when he meets him in the street? Cited from Story Of Waitstill Baxter, by Kate D. Wiggin
  • Several girls complained that they were insultingly spoken to on the street. Cited from The Forerunner, Volume 1, Charlotte P. Gilman
  • Our minister of peace sent to Mexico was insultingly rejected. Cited from Messages and Papers of the Presidents: James Knox Polk, by Richardson
  • He would smile insultingly and incredulously, even as he regarded her. Cited from The Portion of Labor, by Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
  • Mr. Jones, who had now taken his seat, looked insultingly incredulous. Cited from Five Hundred Dollars, by Horatio Alger
  • She had treated me like a school-boy, she had used in deceiving me a trick which was insultingly simple. Cited from Camille [La Dame aux Camilias], by A. Dumas, fils
  • Poor indemnity for natural rights of self-agency so pertinaciously, so insultingly denied! Cited from Selections From Poe, by J. Montgomery Gambrill
  • Certainly he lampooned the Duke, and he was never weary of writing insultingly about the other. Cited from Lady Mary Wortley Montague, by Lewis Melville
  • She shook her head firmly, and smiled up at him insultingly. Cited from The Penalty, by Gouverneur Morris
  • The houses seemed hard and dry, the details of the architecture insufferably mean and insultingly familiar. Cited from Red Axe, by Samuel Rutherford Crockett
  • One of these came on, checked his horse, and looked in Susannah's face insultingly. Cited from The Mormon Prophet, by Lily Dougall
  • I never knew the real dignity of these simple epithets until they were insultingly thrust upon us by the working-classes of Canada. Cited from Roughing it in the Bush, by Susanna Moodie
  • Otway rose, and placing his two hands on the table, looked insultingly at the detective. Cited from By Rock and Pool on an Austral Shore, and Other Stories, by Louis Becke
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How insultingly gets used

Meaning of insultingly

  • adverb In a disrespectful and insulting manner
    he behaves insultingly toward his parents