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unceremonious

adjective un·cer·e·mo·ni·ous \ˌən-ˌser-ə-ˈmō-nē-əs\

: happening or done very suddenly and quickly with no effort to be careful or polite

Full Definition of UNCEREMONIOUS

1
:  not ceremonious :  informal
2
:  abrupt, rude <an unceremonious dismissal>
un·cer·e·mo·ni·ous·ly adverb
un·cer·e·mo·ni·ous·ness noun

Examples of UNCEREMONIOUS

  1. His unceremonious dismissal by the new boss surprised everybody.
  2. <my polite request was met with an unceremonious refusal>

First Known Use of UNCEREMONIOUS

1598

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