boorishness


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boor·ish

 (bo͝or′ĭsh)
adj.
Resembling or characteristic of a boor; rude and clumsy in behavior.

boor′ish·ly adv.
boor′ish·ness n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.boorishness - the manner of a rude or insensitive person
rudeness, discourtesy - a manner that is rude and insulting
2.boorishness - inelegance by virtue of being an uncouth boorboorishness - inelegance by virtue of being an uncouth boor
inelegance - the quality of lacking refinement and good taste
Translations

boorishness

[ˈbʊərɪʃnɪs] Ngrosería f

boorishness

boorishness

[ˈbʊərɪʃnɪs] nmaleducazione f
References in classic literature ?
The old prince used to approve of them for their endurance at work when they came to Bald Hills to help with the harvest or to dig ponds, and ditches, but he disliked them for their boorishness.
Prince Andrew's last stay at Bogucharovo, when he introduced hospitals and schools and reduced the quitrent the peasants had to pay, had not softened their disposition but had on the contrary strengthened in them the traits of character the old prince called boorishness.
As he banged me down upon my feet his face was bent close to mine and I did the only thing a gentleman might do under the circumstances of brutality, boorishness, and lack of consideration for a stranger's rights; I swung my fist squarely to his jaw and he went down like a felled ox.
The men of Helium were noted for their gallantry--not for boorishness.
From the first the Russian had exhibited every trait of his true character--selfishness, boorishness, arrogance, cowardice, and lust.
The way he had behaved to me could not be put down to mere boorishness.
Half the country hates Donald Trump, and even the half that thinks he's doing a good job often flinch from his boorishness, his nasty public attacks, sometimes even on his own aides.
Then I realized that this is what a Trump supporter sounds like: mistaking strength with Trump's empty threats, competence with his boasting, confidence with his narcissism, persistence with his ignorance, independence with his boorishness.
It's impossible to endlessly tolerate this boorishness towards our country.
But the Nihalanis in contemporary India also come packed with their own brand of boorishness and a heady concoction of militant nationalism and majority absolutism.
Brindley Sherratt gave a perfectly-pitched performance as the oafish Baron Ochs, revelling in his absurdities and boorishness, but also strongly suggesting how dangerous men like him really are.
Shehbaz Sharif demanded international community to promptly assume its viable part in disposing of Indian brutality and boorishness as their hush over these abominations is not justified in any sense.