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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 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.
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.
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.
Some forms of hostile classroom incivilities include using vile comments, using unfavorable language and gestures, and being verbally and physically abusive.
One chapter contains material not mentioned in full in the review that is the missing link in a humanities discipline obsessed with group discord but mindless of individual sentiments; it thus provides the most comprehensive discussion to date of the "anatomy" of human interaction and civilities/ incivilities.
The article identifies and counts perceived incivilities committed by faculty as well as students and investigates the relationships between them.
Their scale neglects to represent the full range of interpersonal deviant behaviours that the authors describe in their previous work (Robinson & Bennett, 1995, 1997), such as physical assault on the high intensity end of the spectrum and minor incivilities on the low-intensity end.
Neighbourhood characteristics that predict fear of crime usually relate to the incivilities thesis.
2 available resources for physical activity, but these resources had an average of five incivilities that would potentially discourage their use.