insulting (adj.)
scornfully boasting, contemptuously exulting
1H4 V.iv.53[Prince Hal to King Henry] I might have left alone / The insulting hand of Douglas over you
3H6 I.iii.14[Rutland to Clifford, of a lion] so he walks, insulting o'er his prey
3H6 II.i.167[Warwick to Richard and Edward] The proud insulting Queen
R3 II.iv.51[Queen Elizabeth to all] Insulting tyranny begins to jut / Upon the innocent and aweless throne
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