#EngVocab: Other Ways to Say ‘Rude’

Today we will learn about other ways to say ‘rude.’
Do you know the synonyms of ‘rude’?

Let’s start.

  1. Churlish.
    Meaning: rude in a mean-spirited and surly way.
    E.g. “It would be churlish to refuse such a generous offer.”
  2. Derogatory
    Meaning: showing a critical or disrespectful attitude.
    E.g. “I didn’t like the way he made derogatory comments about his classmate.”
  3. Curt.
    Meaning: rudely brief in speech or abrupt in manner.
    E.g. “His tone was curt and unfriendly.”
  4. Crass.
    Meaning: behaving in a stupid and offensive way without considering how other people might feel.
    E.g. “My aunt made crass comments about my worn-out clothes.”
  5. Impertinent
    Meaning: rude and not showing respect, especially towards someone older or in a higher position than you
    E.g. “The new employee is an impertinent young woman.”

Compiled and written by @sherlydarmali for @EnglishTips4U on Sunday, March 1, 2020.

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