Definition of rudeness
1 : the quality or state of being rude
2 : a rude action
Examples of rudeness in a Sentence
such rudeness will not be tolerated in this office
the rudeness of frontier life gradually diminished with time
Recent Examples of rudeness from the Web
The show’s once-affable rudeness, its gentle, blockheaded rebuke of pansy P.C.-
Having to apologize to Mitch McConnell for rudeness is depicted as a career low.
Your reaction to your daughter's rudeness and selfishness is completely appropriate.
One natural consequence of your daughter’s selfishness and rudeness is that people in her life are going to be disappointed and/or disgusted.
Furthermore—and this is where things get scary—researchers found that rudeness could account for a whopping 40% of medical errors.
Teachers had accused her of harassment and rudeness.
Porath synthesizes reams of academic data to show how much rudeness and disrespect hurts individual and organizational productivity.
Correspondingly, social media rudeness on political and cultural topics is at an epidemic level.
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