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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"

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  • Alaska Rep. Don Young apologizes for latest boorish behavior
    Alaska’s crusty Republican Rep. Don Young, who recently had his wrist slapped by the House Ethics Committee, has once again been forced to apologize for rude behavior. Alaska Rep. Don Young: Once again, he has to apologize Young forcefully grabbed the arm of a House staff member who momentarily tried to stop him from entering a Republican meeting that was in pro Read more on this news related to 'Boorish'
  • Brownlee lashes 'tosspot' journalist
    The Australian journalist who fled New Zealand after being labelled a "boorish tosspot" by National minister Gerry Brownlee for his insensitive approach to the Pike River mine disaster has declared it the finest moment of his career. Read more on this news related to 'Boorish'
  • Why Alibaba Might Want to Invest in Snapchat
    Despite Snapchat ‘s various missteps of late, ranging from security breaches to federal fines to embarrassing revelations about the boorish past behavior of its co-founder and chief executive officer, plenty of investors are still gung-ho for a piece of the company. Read more on this news related to 'Boorish'

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