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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A lack of politeness; A manner that is rude and insulting; An expression of lack of respect.

Usage examples (35)
  • Frankly, I think the discourtesy is on the side of the students objecting to the U.S. flag.
  • Rosie Winterton accused the government of "discourtesy" to the Commons after Sir
  • The discourtesy of this bank is beyond all limits.
  • It was this last discourtesy that roused her to rebel. for more
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