Definition of Rudeness

1. Noun. A manner that is rude and insulting.




2. Noun. A wild or unrefined state.

Definition of Rudeness

1. Noun. Property of being rude. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Rudeness

1. the quality of being rude [n -ES]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Rudeness

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Literary usage of Rudeness

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1. The Lives of the Lord Chancellors and Keepers of the Great Seal of England by John Campbell Campbell (1845)
"His rudeness to the bar. Commitment of an attorney for having said that he had made Jeffreys Lord ... His occasional rudeness to counsel appears incredible. ..."

2. The Encyclopedia Americana: A Library of Universal Knowledge (1919)
"Mere dictatorial rudeness and other qualities natural to an Ursa Major, as the poet Gray used to denominate him, are not sufficient to explain the ..."

3. Publications by Oxford Historical Society (1907)
"Dodwell was half printed before Mr. Dodwell dyed, & y* it must not therefore be look'd upon as a piece of rudeness to the Ashes of ye Dead, ..."

4. The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire by Edward Gibbon (1831)
"... in Britain than in Gaul or Spain ; and that the native rudeness of the country and its inhabitants was covered by a thin varnish of Italian manners. ..."

5. Publications by Oxford Historical Society, Bostonian Society (1892)
"... great rudeness. At Trinity 1 note in Wood MS. E 33. ' added at a later date. * the note in square brackets is from the end of the Almanac. ..."

6. A History of the People of the United States: From the Revolution to the by John Bach McMaster (1900)
"... and make no comments on, the rudeness of the Governor. The etory, however, is fully told by WH Sumner in Some Recollections of Washington's Visit to ..."

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