She called her insolent , and assurance; and said, Begone, bold woman as thou art! There was a certain insolent quality in her beauty, as if it flaunted itself somewhat too defiantly in the beholder's eye. Further Chronicles of Avonlea. He had a manner of adoring the handsome, insolent queen of his affections I will explain in a moment why I call her insolent ; indeed, he looked up to her literally as well as sentimentally; for she was the least bit the taller of the two. Georgina's Reasons.
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Their very posture—the way they loitered and leaned and lolled about—was insolent. Hollande's idea was regarded as insolent when he first pitched it. Imperious despot, insolent in strife, Lover of ruin, enemy of life!
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