7 Times Avasarala's Insults Were the Best Part of 'The Expanse' (PHOTOS)

Emily Hannemann

The Expanse’s Chrisjen Avasarala (Shohreh Aghdashloo) is a triple threat: She’s got killer political savvy, killer fashion sense and killer insults. And she could probably use any or all of them to kill you.

This diplomat’s mouth should be a registered weapon, given how many people’s prides it has grievously wounded. But for the show’s fans, Avasarala’s quick thinking and utter savagery in spoken word are a treat. Sometimes, her vicious put-downs provide just the laughs this oft-heavy and dark program needs.

'The Expanse' Explores the Other Side of The Ring in New Season 4 Trailer (VIDEO)

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Here are nine times we appreciated Avasarala’s cutting wit… and her potty mouth.

The Expanse, Season 4 Premiere, Friday, December 13, Amazon Prime Video