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Definitions for discourteous
dɪsˈkɜr ti əsdis·cour·te·ous

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. discourteous(adj)

    showing no courtesy; rude

    "a distant and at times discourteous young"

  2. discourteous, ungracious(adj)

    lacking social graces


  1. discourteous(Adjective)

    impolite; lacking consideration for others

Webster Dictionary

  1. Discourteous(adj)

    uncivil; rude; wanting in courtesy or good manners; uncourteous

  2. Origin: [Pref. dis- + courteous: cf. OF. discortois.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Discourteous

    dis-kurt′yus, adj. wanting in good manners; uncivil: rude.—adv. Discourt′eously.—ns. Discourt′eousness, Discourt′esy. [O. Fr. descourtois, des—L. dis, neg., cortois, courteous.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of discourteous in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of discourteous in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of discourteous in a Sentence

  1. Unknown:

    Follow the habit of asking, 'How do you know' Never accept opinions as facts. Avoid following free advice. Don't trust information given in a discourteous or slanderous spirit. In asking for information, do not disclose what you wish the information to be.

  2. Emeasoba George:

    Anyone who is hateful rather than loveful is most likely to be discourteous. That is to say, he or she is most probable to be rude and as well to lack consideration, sympathy and respect for others. Therefore, be loveful for life and never hateful. ~Emeasoba George

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