What does rudeness mean?

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rude·ness

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. discourtesy, rudeness(noun)

    a manner that is rude and insulting

  2. crudeness, crudity, primitiveness, primitivism, rudeness(noun)

    a wild or unrefined state

Wiktionary

  1. rudeness(Noun)

    Property of being rude.

Freebase

  1. Rudeness

    Rudeness is a display of disrespect by not complying with the social "laws" or etiquette of a group or culture. These laws have been established as the essential boundaries of normally accepted behavior. To be unable or unwilling to align one's behavior with these laws known to the general population of what is socially acceptable is to be rude. Rudeness "constituted by deviation from whatever counts as politic in a given social context, is inherently confrontational and disruptive to social equilibrium". Rudeness, particularly with respect to speech, is necessarily confrontational at its core. Forms of rudeness: inconsiderate, insensitive, deliberately offensive, impolite, a faux pas, obscenity, profanity, violating taboos, and deviancy. In some cases, an act of rudeness can go so far as to be criminal behavior.

How to pronounce rudeness?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say rudeness in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of rudeness in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of rudeness in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of rudeness in a Sentence

  1. Perry Brass:

    Although some fools find rudeness sexy, it is never the path to seduction.

  2. Parzival:

    with in war comes peace. with in peace comes war. with in kindness comes rudeness. with in rudeness comes kindness. with in hunger comes fed. with in fed comes hunger.

  3. Andrew Richardson:

    I cannot do this because it would be a California health code violation, she then became a bit more frustrated, but nothing that I would perceive as rudeness. At worst, she was playfully sassy. I really didn't think too much of it.

  4. John Locke:

    There cannot be greater rudeness than to interrupt another in the current of his discourse.

  5. Eric Hoffer:

    Rudeness is the weak man's imitation of strength.

Images & Illustrations of rudeness

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