As nouns the difference between insolence and disgrace
is that insolence
is arrogant conduct; insulting, bold behaviour or attitude while disgrace
As a verb insolence
is (obsolete) to insult.
Arrogant conduct; insulting, bold behaviour or attitude.
* 5th century BCE, ,
Insolent conduct or treatment; insult.
- Wit is well-bred insolence .
(obsolete) The quality of being unusual or novel.
- Loaded with fetters and insolences from the soldiers.
(obsolete) To insult.
- (Eikon Basilike)
The condition of being out of favor; loss of favor, regard, or respect.
The state of being dishonored, or covered with shame; dishonor; shame; ignominy.
That which brings dishonor; cause of shame or reproach; great discredit; as, vice is a disgrace to a rational being.
(obsolete) An act of unkindness; a disfavor.
* Francis Bacon
- Macduff lives in disgrace .
- the interchange continually of favours and disgraces
To disrespect another; to put someone out of favor.