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insolent
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Anne Frank, the Diary of a Young Girl
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  • I was offended, took it far too much to heart and was insolent and beastly to her, which, in turn, made her unhappy.
  • Everyone thinks I’m showing off when I talk, ridiculous when I’m silent, insolent when I answer, cunning when I have a good idea, lazy when I’m tired, selfish when I eat one bite more than I should, stupid, cowardly, calculating, etc., etc.
  • I didn’t catch Peter’s reply, but it must have been insolent, because she cuffed him on the arm.
  • He’s never been so insolent.
  • ] Peter got angry and made an insolent remark.
  • ] Even worse, Peter’s becoming insolent, Mr. van Daan irritable and Mother cynical.

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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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