rude


rude

adjective

Definition of RUDE

4
not civilized <missionaries who believed that it was their duty to convert the rude peoples of the world>
Antonyms civilized
7
being such as found in nature and not altered by processing or refining <rude pelts that were sent to Europe to be fashioned into elegant hats and coats>
Near Antonyms filtered, pure, purified

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