Crossword Clue and Answers

Looking for answers to the "Insulting" crossword clue? it's your lucky day, we have them! Today we have 47 crossword solutions for Insulting.

We most recently saw this clue in The Sun Cryptic.

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  • The Sun Cryptic - Friday, 23 Apr 2021
  • Irish Independent - Simple - Wednesday, 2 Dec 2020

Crossword Answers

3 letters

OFF Mike Smallman
Kill intentionally and with premeditation; "The mafia boss ordered his enemies murdered"

4 letters

COLD Mike Smallman
The sensation produced by low temperatures; "he shivered from the cold"; "the cold helped clear his head"

COOL Mike Smallman
Loose heat; "The air cooled considerably after the thunderstorm"

FOUL Mike Smallman
An act that violates the rules of a sport

RUDE Mike Smallman
Belonging to an early stage of technical development; characterized by simplicity and (often) crudeness; "the crude weapons and rude agricultural implements of early man"; "primitive movies of the 1890s"; "primitive living conditions in the Appalachian mountains"

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PUSHY Mike Smallman
Marked by aggressive ambition and energy and initiative; "an aggressive young executive"; "a pushful insurance agent"

Expressive of contempt; "curled his lip in a supercilious smile"; "spoke in a sneering jeering manner"; "makes many a sharp comparison but never a mean or snide one"

6 letters

UPPISH Mike Smallman
(used colloquially) overly conceited or arrogant; "a snotty little scion of a degenerate family"-Laurent Le Sage; "they're snobs--stuck-up and uppity and persnickety"

UPPITY Mike Smallman
Presumptuously arrogant; "had a witty but overweening manner"; "no idea how overweening he would be"- S.V.Benet; "getting a little uppity and needed to be slapped down"- NY Times

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FORWARD Mike Smallman
A position on a basketball, soccer, or hockey team

ADVERSE Surinder Sobti

Characterized by physical or psychological maltreatment; "abusive punishment"; "argued...that foster homes are abusive"

8 letters

Expressing extreme contempt

Marked by casual disrespect; "a flip answer to serious question"; "the student was kept in for impudent behavior"

ARROGANT Mike Smallman
Having or showing feelings of unwarranted importance out of overbearing pride; "an arrogant official"; "arrogant claims"; "chesty as a peacock"

BACKHAND Mike Smallman
A return made with the back of the hand facing the direction of the stroke

FAMILIAR Mike Smallman
A friend who is frequently in the company of another; "drinking companions"; "comrades in arms"

PERSONAL Mike Smallman
A short newspaper article about a particular person or group

SCURRILE Mike Smallman

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ATROCIOUS Mike Smallman
Exceptionally bad or displeasing; "atrocious taste"; "abominable workmanship"; "an awful voice"; "dreadful manners"; "a painful performance"; "terrible handwriting"; "an unspeakable odor came sweeping into the room"

AUDACIOUS Mike Smallman
Disposed to venture or take risks; "audacious visions of the total conquest of space"; "an audacious interpretation of two Jacobean dramas"; "the most daring of contemporary fiction writers"; "a venturesome investor"; "a venturous spirit"

BUMPTIOUS Mike Smallman
Offensively self-assertive

DEGRADING Mike Smallman
Harmful to the mind or morals; "corrupt judges and their corrupting influence"; "the vicious and degrading cult of violence"

HUBRISTIC Mike Smallman

INJURIOUS Mike Smallman
Harmful to living things; "deleterious chemical additives"

INSULTING Mike Smallman
Expressing extreme contempt

OBTRUSIVE Mike Smallman
Sticking out; protruding

PRESUMING Mike Smallman

Morally offensive; "an unsavory reputation"; "an unsavory scandal"

10 letters

Expressing extreme contempt

BACKHANDED Mike Smallman
Roundabout or ambiguous; "attacks from that source amounted to a backhanded compliment to his integrity"; "a backhanded and dishonest way of reaching his goal"

CALUMNIOUS Mike Smallman
(used of statements) harmful and often untrue; tending to discredit or malign

DEROGATORY Mike Smallman
Expressive of low opinion; "derogatory comments"; "disparaging remarks about the new house"

IRREVERENT Mike Smallman
Not revering god

LEFTHANDED Mike Smallman

OUTRAGEOUS Mike Smallman
Grossly offensive to decency or morality; causing horror; "subjected to outrageous cruelty"; "a hideous pattern of injustice"; "horrific conditions in the mining industry"

PROCACIOUS Mike Smallman

SCURRILOUS Mike Smallman
Expressing offensive reproach

11 letters

Causing awareness of your shortcomings; "golf is a humbling game"

Presumptuously arrogant; "had a witty but overweening manner"; "no idea how overweening he would be"- S.V.Benet; "getting a little uppity and needed to be slapped down"- NY Times

Defying expression or description; "indefinable yearnings"; "indescribable beauty"; "ineffable ecstasy"; "inexpressible anguish"; "unspeakable happiness"; "unutterable contempt"; "a thing of untellable splendor"

12 letters

Arrogantly insolent

Excessively forward; "an assumptive person"; "on a subject like this it would be too assuming for me to decide"; "the duchess would not put up with presumptuous servants"

Showing or representing unfavorably; "an unflattering portrait"; "an uncomplimentary dress"

Marked by harshly abusive criticism; "his scathing remarks about silly lady novelists"; "her vituperative railing"

Expressing extreme contempt

16 letters