Definitions for uncouthʌnˈkuθ
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
lacking manners or grace; clumsy; oafish.
rude, uncivil, or boorish:
strange and ungraceful in appearance or form.
Origin of uncouth:
bef. 900; ME: unfamiliar, unknown; OE uncūth=un-un-1+cūth known, c. OHG chund, ON kunnr; orig. ptp. of can1
coarse, common, rough-cut, uncouth, vulgar(adj)
lacking refinement or cultivation or taste
"he had coarse manners but a first-rate mind"; "behavior that branded him as common"; "an untutored and uncouth human being"; "an uncouth soldier--a real tough guy"; "appealing to the vulgar taste for violence"; "the vulgar display of the newly rich"
Unfamiliar, strange, foreign.
Origin: uncuþ; .
uncommon; rare; exquisite; elegant
unfamiliar; strange; hence, mysterious; dreadful; also, odd; awkward; boorish; as, uncouth manners
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