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affront
used in The Count of Monte Cristo

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Definition
an intentional insult; or to intentionally insult
  • "And who are fully as well worth loving and tending as M. Noirtier," said Madame de Villefort; "besides, they are to come to Paris in about a month, and Valentine, after the affront she has received, need not consider it necessary to continue to bury herself alive by being shut up with M. Noirtier."
    Chapters 59-60 (73% in)

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