insult someone's intelligence

Definition of insult someone's intelligence

  1. :  to treat someone as though he or she is stupid You're saying those photos are real? Don't insult my intelligence.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to behave with pride or arrogance :  vaunt

    :  to treat with insolence, indignity, or contempt :  affront

    :  to affect offensively or damagingly

  1. :  a gross indignity

    :  injury to the body or one of its parts

    :  something that causes or has a potential for causing such insult

  1. :  some person :  somebody

  1. :  the ability to learn or understand or to deal with new or trying situations :  reason

    :  the skilled use of reason

    :  the ability to apply knowledge to manipulate one's environment or to think abstractly as measured by objective criteria (as tests)

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