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insolent
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  • But she had beauty, pride, ambition, insolent resolve, and sense enough to portion out a legion of fine ladies.
  • She passes close to him, with her usual fatigued manner and insolent grace.
  • I have long outbidden folly with folly, pride with pride, scorn with scorn, insolence with insolence, and have outlived many vanities with many more.
  • I have long outbidden folly with folly, pride with pride, scorn with scorn, insolence with insolence, and have outlived many vanities with many more.
  • "I wouldn’t be guilty of the audacious insolence of keeping a lady of the house waiting all this time for any earthly consideration.

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  • I don’t recommend the hotel. The employees are insolent and unhelpful.
  • She was fired for insolence.

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