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affront
used in Light in August

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an intentional insult; or to intentionally insult
  • The sheriff listened quietly to the man, the quiet little man who for seven years had been a minor mystery to the town and who had been for seven days wellnigh a public outrage and affront.
    Chapter 18 (21% in)

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