Definitions of affront
v. t. - To front; to face in position; to meet or encounter face to face. 2
v. t. - To face in defiance; to confront; as, to affront death; hence, to meet in hostile encounter. 2
v. t. - To offend by some manifestation of disrespect; to insult to the face by demeanor or language; to treat with marked incivility. 2
n. - An encounter either friendly or hostile. 2
n. - Contemptuous or rude treatment which excites or justifies resentment; marked disrespect; a purposed indignity; insult. 2
n. - An offense to one's self-respect; shame. 2
The word "affront" uses 7 letters: A F F N O R T.
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Shorter words found within affront:
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