Discourtesy

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Discourtesy->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ discourtesy
discourtesy
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ ill breeding
ill breeding
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ ill manners
ill manners
bad manners
ungainly manners
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ insuavity
insuavity
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ uncourteousness
uncourteousness
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ rusticity
rusticity
inurbanity
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ illiberality
illiberality
incivility displacency
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ disrespect
disrespect
&c. 929
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ procacity
procacity
impudence
???>:
barbarism
barbarity
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ misbehavior
misbehavior
brutality
blackguardism
conduct unbecoming a gentleman
grossieretΓ
brusquerie
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ vulgarity
vulgarity
&c. 851
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ churlishness
churlishness
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ spinosity
spinosity
perversity
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ moroseness
moroseness
&c.(sullenness) 901a
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ sternness
sternness
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ austerity
austerity
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ moodishness
moodishness
captiousness
&c. 901
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ cynicism
cynicism
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ tartness
tartness
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ acrimony
acrimony
acerbity
virulence
asperity
GRP: \\ N \\ 5
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ scowl
scowl
black looks
frown
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ short answer
short answer
rebuff
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ hard words
hard words
contumely
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ unparliamentary language
unparliamentary language
personality
GRP: \\ N \\ 6
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ bear
bear
bruin
brute
blackguard
beast
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ unlicked cub
unlicked cub
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ frump
frump
crosspatch
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ saucebox
saucebox
&c. 887
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ crooked stick
crooked stick
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ grizzly
grizzly
PARAG:Discourtesy->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ be-rude
be-rude
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ insult
insult
&c. 929
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ treat with discourtesy
treat with discourtesy
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ take a name in vain
take a name in vain
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ make bold with
make bold with
make free with
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ take a liberty
take a liberty
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ stare out of countenance
stare out of countenance
ogle
point at
put to the blush
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ cut
cut
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ turn one's back upon
turn one's back upon
turn on one's heel
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ give the cold shoulder
give the cold shoulder
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ keep at a distance
keep at a distance
keep at arm's length
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ look cool upon
look cool upon
look coldly upon
look black upon
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ show the door to
show the door to
send away with a flea in the ear
GRP: \\ V \\ 3
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ lose one's temper
lose one's temper
&c.(resentment) 900
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ sulk
sulk
&c. 90la
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ frown
frown
scowl
glower
pout
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ snap
snap
snarl
growl
GRP: \\ V \\ 4
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ render rude
render rude
&c. ad
GRP: \\ V \\ 5
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ brutalize
brutalize
brutify
PARAG:Discourtesy->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ discourteous
discourteous
uncourteous
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ uncourtly
uncourtly
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ ill-bred
ill-bred
ill-mannered
ill-behaved
ill-conditioned
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ unbred
unbred
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ unmannerly
unmannerly
unmannered
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ impolite
impolite
unpolite
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ unpolished
unpolished
uncivilized
ungenteel
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ ungentleman-like
ungentleman-like
ungentlemanly
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ unladylike
unladylike
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ blackguard
blackguard
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ vulgar
vulgar
&c. 851
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ dedecorous
dedecorous
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ foul-mouthed foul-spoken
foul-mouthed foul-spoken
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ abusive
abusive
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ uncivil
uncivil
ungracious
unceremonious
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ cool
cool
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ pert
pert
forward
obtrusive
impudent
rude
saucy
precocious
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 3
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ repulsive
repulsive
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ uncomplaisant
uncomplaisant
unaccommodating
unneighborly
ungallant
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ inaffable
inaffable
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ ungentle
ungentle
ungainly
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ rough
rough
rugged
bluff
blunt
gruff
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ churlish
churlish
boorish
bearish
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ brutal
brutal
brusque
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ stern
stern
harsh
austere
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ cavalier
cavalier
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 4
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ taint
taint
sour
crabbed
sharp
short
trenchant
sarcastic
biting
doggish
caustic
virulent
bitter
acrimonious
venomous
contumelious
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ snarling
snarling
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ surly
surly
surly as a bear
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ perverse
perverse
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ grim
grim
sullen
&c. 901a
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ peevish
peevish
&c.(irascible) 901
PARAG:Discourtesy->Adv
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ discourteously
discourteously
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ with discourtesy
with discourtesy
&c.->N.
with a bad grace

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  • Discourtesy — Dis*cour te*sy, n. [Pref. dis + courtesy: cf. OF. descourtoisie.] Rudeness of behavior or language; ill manners; manifestation of disrespect; incivility. [1913 Webster] Be calm in arguing; for fierceness makes Error a fault, and truth discourtesy …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • discourtesy — index contumely, disparagement, disregard (lack of respect), disrespect, rebuff Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • discourtesy — 1550s; see DIS (Cf. dis ) opposite of + COURTESY (Cf. courtesy) …   Etymology dictionary

  • discourtesy — ► NOUN (pl. discourtesies) 1) rude and inconsiderate behaviour. 2) an impolite act or remark …   English terms dictionary

  • discourtesy — [dis kʉrt′ə sē] n. 1. lack of courtesy; impoliteness; bad manners; rudeness 2. pl. discourtesies a rude or impolite act or remark …   English World dictionary

  • discourtesy — n. 1) to show discourtesy 2) (a) grave discourtesy * * * [dɪs kɜːtəsɪ] (a) grave discourtesy to show discourtesy …   Combinatory dictionary

  • discourtesy — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Ill manners Nouns 1. discourtesy, discourteousness; ill breeding; rudeness, ill or bad manners. Slang, boardinghouse reach. 2. (discourteous behavior) uncourteousness, inurbanity; illiberality,… …   English dictionary for students

  • discourtesy — UK [dɪsˈkɜː(r)təsɪ] / US [dɪsˈkɜrtəsɪ] noun [countable/uncountable] Word forms discourtesy : singular discourtesy plural discourtesies formal behaviour that is rude and lacks respect …   English dictionary

  • discourtesy — [[t]dɪskɜ͟ː(r)tɪsi[/t]] discourtesies N VAR Discourtesy is rude and bad mannered behaviour. [FORMAL] Syn: rudeness …   English dictionary

  • discourtesy — noun these parents seemed unfazed by the discourtesy of their children Syn: rudeness, impoliteness, bad manners, incivility, disrespect, ungraciousness, churlishness, boorishness, ill breeding, uncouthness, crassness; insolence, impudence,… …   Thesaurus of popular words

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