Dictionary Meaning and Definition on 'Boorish'
Boorish Meaning and Definition from WordNet (r) 2.0
adj : ill-mannered and coarse and contemptible in behavior or
appearance; "was boorish and insensitive"; "the loutish
manners of a bully"; "her stupid oafish husband";
"aristocratic contempt for the swinish multitude" [syn:
loutish, neanderthal, neandertal, oafish, swinish]
- Boorish \Boor"ish\, a.
Like a boor; clownish; uncultured; unmannerly. --
Boor"ish*ly, adv. -- Boor"ish*ness, n.
Which is in truth a gross and boorish opinion.
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- OUR VIEW: Boorish behavior booted at Intel
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- Hotel won't lodge complaint over MP's boorish behaviour
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- 'Peeples' not boorish, not offensive, not shrill, and not funny
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