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Insulting English

by Peter Novobatzky

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  • 8 Currently reading

Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English language -- Slang -- Dictionaries.,
  • English language -- Obscene words -- Dictionaries.,
  • Invective -- Dictionaries.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 155-159).

    StatementPeter Novobatzky and Ammon Shea.
    GenreDictionaries.
    ContributionsShea, Ammon.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPE3721 .N68 2001
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 159 p. :
    Number of Pages159
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3941485M
    ISBN 100312272081
    LC Control Number2001019150

    To see any and every one of the insults shared over on AskReddit you can click through by following the links above, but in the meantime I invite you bros to hit the comments down below and share the worst insult you know that doesn’t include profanity, the one that Author: Cass Anderson. Principales traductions: Anglais: Français: insulting adj adjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (rude, offensive) insultant adj adjectif: modifie un nom. Il est généralement placé après le nom et s'accorde avec le nom (ex: un ballon bleu, une balle bleue).En général, seule la forme au masculin singulier est donnée.

    Insulting definition, giving or causing insult; characterized by affronting rudeness, insolence, etc. See more. Get this from a library! Depraved and insulting English. [Peter Novobatzky; Ammon Shea] -- A comprehensive dictionary of offensive and obscene words in the English language.

      Find out the meaning behind 19th century terms like church bell (a chatterbox), gibface (an ugly person), meater (a coward), mutton shunter (a cop), and whooperup (a bad singer).   The Greatest Irish Insults, Irish Curse Words And Their Meanings. Eejit – is the Irish English equivalent and is common in fictional and vernacular dialogue. It doesn’t connote mental retardation – an idiot can – instead signalling foolish behaviour, be it chronic or occasional.


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