Author:  Yuri Tricys  |  :  Sep 26, 2021  |  :   etymology, Insult, john-ayto, word-origins

Azealia Banks demonstrates as good an example of the word ‘insult’ as one could hope to avoid. Insult “The ‘sult’ of insult comes from a word that meant jump. Its source was Latin insultare ‘jump on,’ a compound verb based on ...

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