Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Insolent treatment; insult.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Insolent treatment; insult.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The act of insulting; an insult.

Etymologies

insult +‎ -ment? (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • He on the ground, my speech of insultment ended on his dead body, and when my lust hath dined, —which, as I say, to vex her, I will execute in the clothes that she so praised, —to the court I’ll knock her back, foot her home again.

    Act III. Scene V. Cymbeline

  • He on the ground, my speech of insultment ended on his dead body, and when my lust hath dined, -- which, as I say, to vex her I will execute in the clothes that she so praised, -- to the court I'll knock her back, foot her home again.

    Cymbeline

  • He on the ground, my speech of insultment ended on his dead body, and when my lust hath dined, — which, as I say, to vex her I will execute in the clothes that she so praised, — to the court I’ll knock her back, foot her home again.

    Cymbeline

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