: lacking in courtesy
the idea of being uncourteous to any man in my own house is particularly grievous to meAnthony Trollope
uncourteously adverb
uncourteousness noun

Word History


Middle English uncurteis, from un- entry 1 + curteis courteous

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“Uncourteous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/uncourteous. Accessed 13 Apr. 2024.

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