toggle menu
menu
vocabulary
1000+ books
Go to Book

insolent
used in Howards End

2 uses
(click/touch triangles for details)
Definition
rudely disrespectful
  • You have the insolence to talk to me of differences, Henry?
    Chapter 38 (94% in)
  • He wrote a cruel, insolent reply, but sent more money than Blanche, so Leonard soon wrote to him again.
    Chapter 41 (24% in)

There are no more uses of "insolent" in Howards End.

Typical Usage  (best examples)
Dictionary / pronunciation — Google®Dictionary list — Onelook.com®