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Impolite or bad-mannered
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“Michael was a very rude man who would often angrily threaten anyone that crossed him.”
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Obscene or offensive in nature
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“Brian always managed to still be funny while steering clear of telling rude jokes.”
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Abrupt or unexpected in nature
“Simon is in for a rude shock once he discovers that he isn't quite as good looking as he thinks he is.”
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Crudely made or done
“Feeling lonely, Chuck Noland would draw a rude face onto a volleyball and pretend it was his friend.”
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(rare) Uncivilized, or lacking in social graces
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“Missionaries mistakenly believed that it was their duty to convert the rude peoples of the world.”
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(rare) Lacking in education
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“The scoundrels were nothing more than a bunch of rude adolescents.”
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Marked by, or displaying, a boldness of character
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Extremely offensive and insulting
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Lacking dexterity in the use of the hands, or of instruments
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Characterized by the use of wit, especially to offend
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Not domesticated
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Tending to misbehave or act badly
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Built cheaply and shoddily
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Too embarrassing, offensive, or shocking to be spoken about
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Containing, consisting of, or producing harsh, unpleasant or discordant sounds
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Not friendly
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Like a pig in appetite or manners
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(of a person) Being strong and healthy
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Having little knowledge or experience of a particular thing
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Obliging, attentive, eager to please
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Too bad to be justified or tolerated
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Energetic, noisy, boisterous and difficult to control
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Foreign or alien
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Not having all the necessary or appropriate parts
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Not open to the views or opinions of others
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Having no regard
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