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in·ci·vil·i·ty

 (ĭn′sĭ-vĭl′ĭ-tē)
n. pl. in·ci·vil·i·ties
1. The quality or condition of being uncivil.
2. An uncivil or discourteous act.

incivility

(ɪnsɪˈvɪlɪtɪ)
n, pl -ties
1. lack of civility or courtesy; rudeness
2. an impolite or uncivil act or remark

in•ci•vil•i•ty

(ˌɪn səˈvɪl ɪ ti)

n., pl. -ties.
1. the quality or state of being uncivil.
2. an uncivil act.
[1575–85; < Late Latin]
in•civ′il (-ˈsɪv əl) adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.incivility - deliberate discourtesy
rudeness, discourtesy - a manner that is rude and insulting
civility - formal or perfunctory politeness

incivility

noun
Translations
قِلَّة أدب، مُعامَلَه فَظَّه
nezdvořilost
uhøflighed
ókurteisi
neaudzinātībanepieklājība

incivility

[ˌɪnsɪˈvɪlɪtɪ] Ndescortesía f

incivility

incivility

[ˌɪnsɪˈvɪlɪtɪ] ninciviltà f inv

incivility

(insiˈviləti) noun
impoliteness.
References in classic literature ?
I was still quarrelling with myself for my indiscretions and my incivilities, one and all the result of his wine and my weakness, and this new predicament (another and yet more vulgar result) was the final mortification.
I had thought the circumstances of our last meeting would have left such an impression on his mind as to render him cold and distant ever after: instead of that, he appeared not only to have forgotten all former offences, but to be impenetrable to all present incivilities.
Land, neighborhood incivilities are an index that consists of the average of various signs of disorders or problems as viewed by individual respondents within a community, which may include factors such as graffiti, loud music, substandard housing, a visible drug presence, litter in the street, inadequate lighting, and abandoned buildings.
The main incivilities the organization hopes to address are "lack of cleanliness, noise, pushing and shoving, fraud and lack of courtesy.
Nevertheless, the increasing occurrence of shocking violence by first-time offenders offers reason for proactive policies to reduce public incivilities.
Since the book limits its examination to crimes like incivilities, welfare fraud, and unlawful hunting and fishing, one may be reminded of a classic criticism of social constructionist work--its examinations seem to ignore crimes such as murder by focusing greater attention on crimes of immoral behavior.
and the US who examine concepts of crime, processes of criminalization, and enforcement in five different sites in Canada--the enforcement of fraud against welfare recipients and physicians, the enforcement of laws against Aboriginal harvesting practices, the perceptions of incivilities or disorder in public housing projects, and the selective criminalization of gambling--and the relationship between enforcement and social location and status.