Definition of discourteous
: lacking courtesy : rude
Examples of discourteous in a sentence
The waiter was discourteous to me.
It was thoughtless and discourteous to leave us waiting so long.
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DISCOURTEOUS Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of discourteous for English Language Learners
: rude or impolite : not showing good manners
DISCOURTEOUS Defined for Kids
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