English translation of 'affront'
Example Sentences Including 'affront'
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A voir son regard s'assombrir sous l'affront, on le jurerait à la barre d'un tribunal, plaidant la cause de son fils.Le Monde (1999)
Je lui ai fait l'affront de vouloir le quitter, j'ai osé vouloir être libre.Marie Claire
L'affront de la métropole est réparé au lendemain de la victoire de la gauche.Le Monde (1999)
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'affront' in Other Languages
British English: affront NOUN
If something is an affront to you, it is an obvious insult to you.
It's an affront to human dignity to keep someone alive like this.
British English: indignity NOUN
If you talk about the indignity of doing something, you mean that it makes you feel embarrassed or unimportant.
Later, he suffered the indignity of having to flee angry protesters.
Translation of affront from the Collins French to English
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