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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A discourteous manner that ignores accepted social usage.

Usage examples (35)
  • Adjective : an impolite reply
  • Perhaps we should open a new front on "impoliteness" and try to encircle 'em from the rear.
  • They sat in silence, and with tireless patience watched our every motion with that vile, uncomplaining impoliteness which is so truly
  • Pierre now committed a reverse act of impoliteness. for more
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