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affront

Affront is a 7 letter word which starts with the letter A and ends with the letter T for which we found 5 definitions.

Definition
(v. t.) To front; to face in position; to meet or encounter face to face.
(v. t.) To face in defiance; to confront; as to affront death; hence to meet in hostile encounter.
(v. t.) To offend by some manifestation of disrespect; to insult to the face by demeanor or language; to treat with marked incivility.
(n.) An encounter either friendly or hostile.
(n.) Contemptuous or rude treatment which excites or justifies resentment; marked disrespect; a purposed indignity; insult.

Syllable Information

The word affront is a 7 letter word that has 2 syllable 's . The syllable division for affront is: af-front



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