In"so*lence (?), n. [F. insolence, L. insolentia. See Insolent.]


The quality of being unusual or novel.




The quality of being insolent; pride or haughtiness manifested in contemptuous and overbearing treatment of others; arrogant contempt; brutal imprudence.

Flown with insolence and wine. Milton.


Insolent conduct or treatment; insult.

Loaded with fetters and insolences from the soldiers. Fuller.


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In"so*lence, v. t.

To insult.


Eikon Basilike.


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