adjective un·rude \"+\

Definition of unrude


  1. :  rough, rude

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Origin and Etymology of unrude

Middle English, alteration (probably influenced by rude) of unride rough, violent, from Old English ungerȳde, from 1un- + gerȳde prepared, easy, from ge- (perfective prefix) + -rȳde, of unknown origin

First Known Use: 13th century

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to cast off or become cast off

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