Definition of Discourteous

1. Adjective. Showing no courtesy; rude. "A distant and at times discourteous young"




2. Adjective. Lacking social graces.
Exact synonyms: Ungracious
Similar to: Impolite
Derivative terms: Ungraciousness

Definition of Discourteous

1. a. Uncivil; rude; wanting in courtesy or good manners; uncourteous.

Definition of Discourteous

1. Adjective. impolite; lacking consideration for others ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Discourteous

1. [adj]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Discourteous

discoured
discoures
discouring
discourse
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discourse marker
discourse markers
discoursed
discourser
discoursers
discourses
discoursing
discoursive
discoursively
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discourteous (current term)
discourteously
discourteousness
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discourtesy
discourtship
discous
discovenant
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discoverability
discoverable
discoverably

Literary usage of Discourteous

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1. The Voyage of the "Scotia": Being the Record of a Voyage of Exploration in by Robert Neal Rudmose Brown, Robert Cockburn Mossman, James Hunter Harvey Pirie, William Speirs Bruce (1906)
"... BIRDS—CAFE PEMBROKE—A PLEASANT LAND—A discourteous SHIP—A NOVELTY IN SEA-SICKNESS—SCOTIA BAY AGAIN. FROM the South Orkneys to the Falkland Islands, ..."

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