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dis·cour·te·sy

 (dĭs-kûr′tĭ-sē)
n. pl. dis·cour·te·sies
1. Lack of courtesy; rudeness.
2. A rude act or statement.

discourtesy

(dɪsˈkɜːtɪsɪ)
n, pl -sies
1. bad manners; rudeness
2. a rude remark or act

dis•cour•te•sy

(dɪsˈkɜr tə si)

n., pl. -sies.
1. lack or breach of courtesy; incivility; rudeness.
2. a discourteous or impolite act.
[1545–55]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.discourtesy - an expression of lack of respectdiscourtesy - an expression of lack of respect  
subject matter, content, message, substance - what a communication that is about something is about
contumely, insult, revilement, vilification, abuse - a rude expression intended to offend or hurt; "when a student made a stupid mistake he spared them no abuse"; "they yelled insults at the visiting team"
derision - contemptuous laughter
ridicule - language or behavior intended to mock or humiliate
scorn, contempt - open disrespect for a person or thing
derogation, disparagement, depreciation - a communication that belittles somebody or something
impertinence, impudence, cheek - an impudent statement
blasphemy - blasphemous language (expressing disrespect for God or for something sacred)
2.discourtesy - a manner that is rude and insulting
personal manner, manner - a way of acting or behaving
boorishness - the manner of a rude or insensitive person
impoliteness - a discourteous manner that ignores accepted social usage
ungraciousness - an offensive lack of good manners
incivility - deliberate discourtesy
abruptness, brusqueness, curtness, gruffness, shortness - an abrupt discourteous manner
contempt, disrespect - a manner that is generally disrespectful and contemptuous
cheekiness, insolence, impertinence, impudence, crust, freshness, gall - the trait of being rude and impertinent; inclined to take liberties
good manners, courtesy - a courteous manner
3.discourtesy - a lack of politeness; a failure to show regard for others; wounding the feelings or others
behavior, conduct, doings, behaviour - manner of acting or controlling yourself
derision, ridicule - the act of deriding or treating with contempt
indelicacy - an impolite act or expression
insolence - an offensive disrespectful impudent act
affront, insult - a deliberately offensive act or something producing the effect of deliberate disrespect; "turning his back on me was a deliberate insult"
presumption - a kind of discourtesy in the form of an act of presuming; "his presumption was intolerable"
rebuff, slight - a deliberate discourteous act (usually as an expression of anger or disapproval)

discourtesy

noun
2. insult, slight, snub, rebuff, affront, cold shoulder, kick in the teeth (slang) To refuse would have been a discourtesy.

discourtesy

noun
Translations
فَظاظَه، عَدَم كِياسَه
nezdvořilost
uhøflighed
ókurteisi

discourtesy

[dɪsˈkɜːtɪsɪ] Ndescortesía f

discourtesy

[dɪsˈkɜːrtɪsi] n (= rudeness) → incivilité f
discourtesy to sb → manque m de courtoisie envers qn

discourtesy

[dɪsˈkɜːtɪsɪ] nscortesia

discourteous

(disˈkəːtiəs) adjective
not polite; rude. a discourteous remark.
disˈcourtesy (-təsi) noun
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