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As fashion icon Tim Gunn told The Washington Post, that can make shopping a “horribly insulting and demoralizing experience.”Thrift shopping is an environmental and ethical trap|Sara Kiley Watson|February 26, 2021|Popular Science
The fastest solutions would add considerable work to my plate and could also come off as insulting and hand-holding.My boss’s writing is full of errors, and I want to help her improve|Karla Miller|February 18, 2021|Washington Post
The Pilgrims thanked their God for the downfall of a “proud and insulting” enemy.How America Keeps Adapting the Story of the Pilgrims at Plymouth to Match the Story We Need to Tell|Peter C. Mancall|December 17, 2020|Time
Some described awkward and insulting encounters while others said police threatened them with deportation.
There’s nothing more insulting to a blogger than having someone try to beat down their posting price.Nine mistakes to avoid when contacting websites for backlinks|Raj Dosanjh|July 29, 2020|Search Engine Watch
She was even sweet to that smug ingrate Miss Bunting after she kept insulting everyone at dinner.‘Downton Abbey’ Review: A Fire, Some Sex, and Sad, Sad Edith|Kevin Fallon|January 5, 2015|DAILY BEAST
But Goff called it “insulting” to suggest that he might be running a super PAC for personal gain.
When Christians and Hindus are accused of insulting Islam in Pakistan, the punishment is harsh.Disco Mullah Blasphemy Row Highlights Pakistan’s Hypocrisy|Shaheen Pasha|December 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It is not merely morally absurd to suggest that facts do not matter; as a person of color, it is insulting and degrading.Dear White People: Well-Meaning Paternalism Is Still Racist|Chloé Valdary|December 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Barbie is an unrealistic, unhealthy, insulting representation of female appearance.
The Marquise looked at her, her face manifesting no offence at the almost insulting words.St. Martin's Summer|Rafael Sabatini
Your callers are, in a measure, invited guests, and it will be an insulting mark of rudeness to be out when they call.The Ladies' Book of Etiquette, and Manual of Politeness|Florence Hartley
Whoever denied the latter was accused of insulting and slandering the nation.The History of England from the Accession of James II.|Thomas Babington Macaulay
The rebel soldiers became more and more insulting and overbearing.Portrait and Biography of Parson Brownlow, The Tennessee Patriot|William Gannaway Brownlow
I know—I cannot expect that you would; and that, under such circumstances, it would be insulting in me to offer it.Newton Forster|Captain Frederick Marryat