insultation

noun
in·sul·ta·tion | \ˌinˌsəlˈtāshən\
plural -s

Definition of insultation 

1 archaic : an act of insulting : contemptuous or insolent treatment : scornful exultation

2 obsolete : attack, onset

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History and Etymology for insultation

Middle French, from Latin insultation-, insultatio, from insultatus (past participle of insultare to insult) + -ion-, -io -ion

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