Definition of boor in English:
A rough and bad-mannered person.
- They see the boor in each of them and they laugh at it.
- I daresay you will roast me as a sexist boor, but there, I've said it.
- His sister is married to a boor whom he has always loathed and suspects she has come to loathe also.
lout, oaf, ruffian, hooligan, thug, rowdy, bully boy, brawler, rough, churl, lubber, philistine, vulgarian, yahoo, barbarian, Neanderthal, primitive, savage, brute, beast, monster;
North American informal lummox
Australian/New Zealand informal hoon
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.
Most popular in the US
Most popular in the UK
Most popular in Canada
Most popular in Australia
Most popular in Spain
Most popular in Malaysia
Most popular in India
Most popular in Pakistan