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affront
used in Catch-22

4 uses
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Definition
an intentional insult; or to intentionally insult
  • Colonel Korn jerked his elbow free from Yossarian's clutching fingers in startled affront.
    Chapter 12 — Bologna (57% in)
  • The colonel lifted his eyes as though affronted and studied the chaplain with aloof distrust.
    Chapter 19 — Colonel Cathcart (92% in)
  • Decent people everywhere were affronted, and Milo was all washed up until he opened his books to the public and disclosed the tremendous profit he had made.
    Chapter 24 — Milo (53% in)
  • Dobbs was affronted.
    Chapter 27 — Nurse Duckett (60% in)

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