impolite

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adjective im·po·lite \ ˌim-pə-ˈlīt \

Definition of impolite

:not polite :rude

impolitely

adverb

impoliteness

noun

Examples of impolite in a Sentence

  1. It's impolite to talk during the performance.

  2. He made some impolite comments about her appearance.

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Origin and Etymology of impolite

Latin impolitus, from in- + politus polite


IMPOLITE Defined for English Language Learners

impolite

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adjective

Definition of impolite for English Language Learners

  • : not polite


IMPOLITE Defined for Kids

impolite

play
adjective im·po·lite \ ˌim-pə-ˈlīt \

Definition of impolite for Students

:not polite

impolitely

adverb


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