Any refusal to salute the president shall be counted as an effrontery.
An example of effrontery is loudly demanding a table at a very full fancy restaurant.
Other Word Forms
Origin of effrontery
- French effronterie from effronté shameless from Old French esfronte from Vulgar Latin effrontātus alteration of Late Latin effrōns effront- ex- ex- frōns front- front, forehead
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition