|Origin:||insulter, from Latin insultare 'to jump on, insult', from saltare 'to jump'|
to offend someone by saying or doing something they think is rude:
Nobody insults my family and gets away with it!
I hope Andy won't be insulted if I don't come.
insult somebody by doing something
They insult us by ignoring our complaints.
to say or do something that suggests you think someone is stupid:
I won't insult your intelligence by lying. Yes, I told him.