Definition of rudeness in English:


Syllabification: rude·ness
Pronunciation: /ro͞odnis


  • 1Lack of manners; discourtesy: what I will not tolerate is rudeness Alice becomes disgusted by the rudeness of her three companions
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    • Lady Catherine was clearly annoyed at his apparent rudeness.
    • I blurted out, then blushed at my unnecessary rudeness.
    • Mary sedately entered the parlour, admonishing her youngest sister's rudeness.
  • 2 dated Roughness or simplicity.

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