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rude

(ro͞od)
adj. rud·er, rud·est
1. Ill-mannered, discourteous, or insulting: was offended by his rude behavior.
2.
a. Undeveloped or uncivilized; primitive: a rude and savage land.
b. Crude, unfinished, or made with limited skill: a rude thatched hut.
c. In a natural, raw state: bales of rude cotton.
3. Unpleasantly forceful or harsh: faced rude winds; received a rude shock.
4. Chiefly British Vigorous or robust: in rude health.
5. Archaic Lacking education or refinement: "They were so rude and ignorant ... that very little could be learned from them" (Samuel Johnson).

[Middle English, from Old French, unrefined, harsh, from Latin rudis, in a natural state, crude, ignorant; possibly akin to rūdus, rubble; see ruderal.]

rude′ly adv.
rude′ness n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.rudely - in an impolite manner; "he treated her impolitely"
Translations
بِوَقاحَه
hrubě
groft
gorombán
ruddalega
grobo
kabacaterbiyesizce

rudely

[ˈruːdlɪ] ADV
1. (= impolitely) [say, interrupt, stare] → groseramente; [push] → bruscamente
before I was so rudely interruptedantes de que me interrumpieran tan groseramente or de forma tan grosera
2. (= crudely) [carved, shaped] → toscamente, de forma rudimentaria
3. (= unexpectedly) → bruscamente
she was rudely awakenedla despertaron bruscamente (fig) → le dieron una sorpresa muy desagradable

rudely

[ˈruːdli] adv
(= impolitely) → grossièrement
As I was saying before I was so rudely interrupted → Comme je le disais avant d'être si grossièrement interrompu
to be rudely awakened (= get a shock) → revenir brutalement sur terre

rudely

adv
(= impolitely)unhöflich; (stronger) → unverschämt; (= roughly, uncouthly)grob; pushrüde; before I was so rudely interruptedbevor ich so unhöflich unterbrochen wurde
(= obscenely)unanständig
(= harshly) awaken, remind, shatterunsanft
(liter, = crudely, primitively) → grob

rudely

[ˈruːdlɪ] adv
a. (impolitely) → villanamente, maleducatamente; (indecently) → indecentemente, volgarmente
b. to be rudely awoken (fig) → tornare bruscamente alla realtà

rude

(ruːd) adjective
1. not polite; showing bad manners. rude behaviour.
2. vulgar; indecent. rude pictures.
ˈrudely adverb
ˈrudeness noun
References in classic literature ?
I thought you were going to tell your speech to that man," said Jo, rudely shortening her sister's little reverie.
There were mountains to climb, streams to ford or swim, sending the carts over on rudely made rafts.
I can see them now, exactly as they looked, working about the table in the lamplight: Jake with his heavy features, so rudely moulded that his face seemed, somehow, unfinished; Otto with his half-ear and the savage scar that made his upper lip curl so ferociously under his twisted moustache.
said Heyward, pointing toward the fragments of a sort of handbarrow, that had been rudely constructed of boughs, and bound together with withes, and which now seemed carelessly cast aside as useless.
Ring as often as it might, the sound always smote upon her nervous system rudely and suddenly.
His schoolhouse was a low building of one large room, rudely constructed of logs; the windows partly glazed, and partly patched with leaves of old copybooks.
Parallel meridians rudely pecked into the glass, surround these footpads' goblets.
After the birth of little Harry, however, she had gradually become tranquillized and settled; and every bleeding tie and throbbing nerve, once more entwined with that little life, seemed to become sound and healthful, and Eliza was a happy woman up to the time that her husband was rudely torn from his kind employer, and brought under the iron sway of his legal owner.
After prayers we had dinner in a great banqueting hall which was lighted by hundreds of grease-jets, and everything was as fine and lavish and rudely splendid as might become the royal degree of the hosts.
The inner walls of the church were placarded with large mural tablets of copper, bearing engraved inscriptions celebrating the merits of old Heilbronn worthies of two or three centuries ago, and also bearing rudely painted effigies of themselves and their families tricked out in the queer costumes of those days.
would she drop one little tear upon his poor, lifeless form, would she heave one little sigh to see a bright young life so rudely blight- ed, so untimely cut down?
At the top of an extra page (quite a treasure, probably, when first lighted on) I was greatly amused to behold an excellent caricature of my friend Joseph, - rudely, yet powerfully sketched.