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1. rude

adjective. ['ˈruːd'] socially incorrect in behavior.

Synonyms

  • unmannerly
  • impolite
  • ill-mannered
  • unmannered

Antonyms

  • purebred
  • elegant
  • polished
  • gracious

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Words that Rhyme with Rude

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  • include
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Example sentences of the word rude


1. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
It is also unsightly and considered rude to pick your nose in front of other people.

2. Noun, singular or mass
Dismiss rude words and behavior towards you when an alcoholic is being mean or aggressive.

3. Adjective
Showing up late to work or meetings is a common form of rude behavior.

Quotes containing the word rude


1. And the first rude sketch that the world had seen was joy to his mighty heart, till the Devil whispered behind the leaves 'It's pretty, but is it Art?'
- Rudyard Kipling

2. Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud. It is not rude, it is not self-seeking, it is not easily angered, it keeps no record of wrongs. Love does not delight in evil but rejoices with the truth. It always protects, always trusts, always hopes, always perseveres.
- Anonymous, Holy Bible: New International Version

3. Love is always patient and kind. It is never jealous. Love is never boastful or conceited. It is never rude or selfish. It does not take offense and is not resentful. Love takes no pleasure in other people’s sins, but delights in the truth. It is always ready to excuse, to trust, to hope, and to endure whatever comes.
- Anonymous, Holy Bible: New International Version

2. rude

adjective. ['ˈruːd'] (of persons) lacking in refinement or grace.

Synonyms

  • underbred
  • unrefined
  • yokelish
  • ill-bred
  • lowbred

Antonyms

  • middle
  • future
  • present
  • old

3. rude

adjective. ['ˈruːd'] lacking civility or good manners.

Synonyms

  • uncivil

Antonyms

  • civil
  • fastidious

4. rude

adjective. ['ˈruːd'] belonging to an early stage of technical development; characterized by simplicity and (often) crudeness.

Synonyms

  • crude
  • primitive

Antonyms

  • impoliteness
  • affected
  • last

5. rude

adjective. ['ˈruːd'] (used especially of commodities) being unprocessed or manufactured using only simple or minimal processes.

Synonyms

  • natural
  • unprocessed

Antonyms

  • past
  • decent
  • conditional
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