trade insults

Definition of trade insults

  1. :  to insult one another I got tired of listening to them trade insults.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  a path traversed :  way

    :  a track or trail left by a person or animal :  tread

    :  a customary course of action :  practice

  1. :  to have dealings :  negotiate

    :  to engage in the exchange, purchase, or sale of goods

    :  to make one's purchases :  shop

  1. :  of, relating to, or used in trade

    :  intended for or limited to persons in a business or industry

    :  serving others in the same business rather than the ultimate user or consumer

insultplay insults
  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

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