Definitions for impoliteˌɪm pəˈlaɪt

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

im•po•liteˌɪm pəˈlaɪt(adj.)

  1. not polite; rude.

Origin of impolite:

1605–15; < L


Princeton's WordNet

  1. impolite(adj)

    not polite

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. impolite(adjective)ˌɪm pəˈlaɪt

    ≠ polite

    Eating with your mouth open is considered impolite.; It was impolite of her to ignore him like that.


  1. impolite(Adjective)

    Not polite; not of polished manners; wanting in good manners.

  2. Origin: From the Latin impolitus, not polite.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Impolite(adj)

    not polite; not of polished manners; wanting in good manners; discourteous; uncivil; rude

Translations for impolite

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


not polite; rude

You must not be impolite to the teacher.

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