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affronted

verb
past tense of affront

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to cause hurt feelings or deep resentment in
  • did not mean to affront you when I told you I didn't need your help

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The first known use of affronted was in 1663

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“Affronted.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/affronted. Accessed 30 Nov. 2020.

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