insulto


insulto
m.
insult.
insultos verbal abuse
pres.indicat.
1st person singular (yo) present indicative of spanish verb: insultar.
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insulto
nombre masculino
1 insult
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noun m.
insult
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SM
1) (=ofensa) insult (para to)
2) Méx * (=indigestión) bellyache *, stomachache
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masculino insult
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= insult, taunt, jeer, abuse, slap in the face, diss, slur.
Ex. Some student users resorted to using an online conferencing system as the medium for insults and invective aimed at each other.
Ex. Taunts from her Hispanic students spurred a Japanese-American teacher to develop a multicultural unit that helped children appreciate the culture they had previously jeered.
Ex. Members of congress paid more attention to each other than to the president, responding with partisan jeers and cheers.
Ex. I believe that the emphasis on abuse of title entry in the name of speeding up cataloging is not the question of a title entry versus other entries, it is the question of simplification.
Ex. To reward him with a major committee chairmanship would be a slap in the face of millions of Americans who want to see real change in our country.
Ex. I think the disses come from frustration with the way his work was handled rather than from desperation.
Ex. I can also remember a time when slurs were uttered about Jewish people and if you didn't laugh you were considered a wet blanket.
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* insulto de género = sexual insult.
* insulto machista = sexual insult.
* insultos = name-calling.
* insulto sexista = sexual insult.
* insulto sexual = sexual insult.
* insultos y amenazas racistas = hate speech.
* ser un insulto a la inteligencia = be an insult to the intelligence.
* tolerar insultos = tolerate + abuse.
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masculino insult
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= insult, taunt, jeer, abuse, slap in the face, diss, slur.

Ex: Some student users resorted to using an online conferencing system as the medium for insults and invective aimed at each other.

Ex: Taunts from her Hispanic students spurred a Japanese-American teacher to develop a multicultural unit that helped children appreciate the culture they had previously jeered.
Ex: Members of congress paid more attention to each other than to the president, responding with partisan jeers and cheers.
Ex: I believe that the emphasis on abuse of title entry in the name of speeding up cataloging is not the question of a title entry versus other entries, it is the question of simplification.
Ex: To reward him with a major committee chairmanship would be a slap in the face of millions of Americans who want to see real change in our country.
Ex: I think the disses come from frustration with the way his work was handled rather than from desperation.
Ex: I can also remember a time when slurs were uttered about Jewish people and if you didn't laugh you were considered a wet blanket.
* insulto de género = sexual insult.
* insulto machista = sexual insult.
* insultos = name-calling.
* insulto sexista = sexual insult.
* insulto sexual = sexual insult.
* insultos y amenazas racistas = hate speech.
* ser un insulto a la inteligencia = be an insult to the intelligence.
* tolerar insultos = tolerate + abuse.

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insulto
masculine
insult
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Del verbo insultar: (conjugate insultar)

insulto es:

1ª persona singular (yo) presente indicativo

insultó es:

3ª persona singular (él/ella/usted) pretérito indicativo

Multiple Entries:
insultar    
insulto
insultar (conjugate insultar) verbo transitivo
a) (proferir insultos) to insult

b) (ofender) to insult, offend

insulto sustantivo masculino
insult
insultar verbo transitivo to insult
insulto sustantivo masculino insult
'insulto' also found in these entries:
Spanish:
inri
- lanzar
- ofensa
- reparación
- torpe
- gratuito
- guacho
- largar
- maricón
- subnormal
- vengar
English:
abuse
- gratuitous
- insult
- intentional
- offence
- taunt
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insulto nm
insult;
proferir insultos to hurl insults;
sus declaraciones son un insulto a la inteligencia his statements are an insult to people's intelligence
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insulto
m insult
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insulto nm
: insult
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insulto n insult

Spanish-English dictionary. 2013.

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  • insulto — (m) (Intermedio) palabra grosera que puede ofender a alguien Ejemplos: Cuando Mauricio tiene que esperar en un atasco, suelta insultos a todo el mundo. Se empezó con un insulto y al final los chicos se pelearon. Sinónimos: ofensa, ultraje,… …   Español Extremo Basic and Intermediate

  • insulto — {{hw}}{{insulto}}{{/hw}}s. m. 1 Offesa grave lesiva dei sentimenti, dell onore o della dignità di qlco.; SIN. Improperio, ingiuria, insolenza, oltraggio. 2 Accesso, colpo: insulto apoplettico. ETIMOLOGIA: dal lat. tardo insultum, deriv. di… …   Enciclopedia di italiano


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