Dumb insolence is an offence against military discipline in which a subordinate displays an ... Daphne M. Gulland, David Hinds-Howell (1986), The Penguin Dictionary of English Idioms, p. 125; ^ Philip Richard D. Corrigan (1990), Social ...


The dictionary definitions for insolent are as follows: 1) Boldly rude or disrespectful 2) Showing an aggressive lack of respect in way of speaking or behaviour


insolent (adj.) late 14c., "contemptuous, arrogant, showing haughty disregard of others," from Latin insolentem (nominative insolens) "arrogant, immoderate," ...


Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary. 1. (a.) Presumptuous; insulting; haughty ... Phonetic Spelling: (hoo-bris-tace') Short Definition: an insolent, insulting .


INSOLENT: Review the definition, meaning, pronunciation, explanation, synonyms, and antonyms of the term INSOLENT in the Online Dictionary. What is a 8 ...


Proper usage and audio pronunciation (and phonetic transcription) of the word insolent. Information about insolent in the AudioEnglish.org dictionary, synonyms  ...


Translation for 'insolent' in the free English-Polish dictionary and many other Polish translations.


Websters Dictionary 1828 – Online Edition is an excellent reference for ... Proceeding from insolence; haughty and contemptuous; as insolent words or behavior.


insolent: Audaciously rude or disrespectful; impertinent or impudent. ... from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition. adjective ...