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in·sult

(in'sŭlt),
An injury, attack, or trauma.
[LL. insultus, fr L. insulto, to spring on]

insult

(ĭn-sŭlt′)
v. in·sulted, in·sulting, in·sults
n. (ĭn′sŭlt′)
a. Medicine A bodily injury, irritation, or trauma.
b. Something that causes injury, irritation, or trauma: "the middle of the Bronx, buffeted and poisoned by the worst environmental insults that urban America can dish out" (William K. Stevens).

in·sult′er n.
in·sult′ing·ly adv.

insult

Medtalk noun Any stressful stimulus which, under normal circumstances, does not affect the host organism, but which may result in morbidity, when it occurs in a background of preexisting compromising conditions

in·sult

(in'sŭlt)
An injury, attack, or trauma.
[LL. insultus, fr L. insulto, to spring on]

insult

Any injury, trauma, poisoning or irritation to the body.
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is also accused of assaulting the cafe employee, without causing any injuries to him and using other phrases like 'stupid' and 'mental' when insulting him.
The statement said that according to the Islamic penal code, those convicted of insulting holy figures may be sentenced to death or one to five years in prison.
The justice ministry has allowed 1,845 cases on charges of insulting Erdogan to go ahead," Bekir Bozdag said, responding to questions in parliament.
Daily News Egypt also reported on the case of Beshoy Armia in May, a convert to Christianity, who has been interned since 2013, most latterly for insulting Islam, in what his lawyer says is ongoing political and religious persecution.
Ahmadi noted that peaceful protests in Muslim countries against the French weekly's insulting cartoon indicate that Muslims do not reciprocate insult with insult.
Insulting another person will be punished with the fine of 2,000-5,000 som for individuals, 10,000-15,000 som for an official, 10,000-50,000 som for legal entities.
Those on Atiye Street who were labeled by the public as "white Turks" and who, until recently, were accused of disrespecting conservative people and insulting headscarved women, did not even pay any attention to this person who was defaming them as he passed by.
Cairo, Rabi'I 18, 1435, Jan 19, 2014, SPA -- Ousted Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi is facing trial on charges of insulting the judiciary, along with many others.
BEN AROUS - A Tunisian court Monday handed suspended four-month prison sentences to a Tunisian rapper and a journalist accused of insulting public officials, and acquitted another musician, their lawyer said.
exchanges followed it, as a result, two activists, insulting President of RF in their outcries, were detained.
Summary: A Bahraini court on Wednesday sentenced six tweeters charged with insulting King Hamad to .
Pleaded guilty to using threatening, abusive or insulting words or behaviour, which caused harassment, alarm or distress on in Guidepost, Northumberland, on August 14.