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discourteous

adjective uk   /dɪˈskɜː.ti.əs/  us   /-ˈskɝː.t̬i-/ formal
rude and not considering other people's feelings: The employees were unhelpful and discourteous.
Opposite
discourtesy
noun [C or U] uk   /dɪˈskɜː.tə.si/  us   /-ˈskɝː.t̬ə-/
Translations of “discourteous”
in Arabic فَظّ…
in Korean 무례한…
in Malaysian biadap…
in French impoli…
in Italian scortese…
in Chinese (Traditional) 粗魯的,粗暴的,失禮的…
in Vietnamese bất lịch sự…
in Spanish descortés, poco formal…
in Portuguese descortês, sem educação…
in Thai ไม่สุภาพ, หยาบคาย…
in German unhöflich…
in Catalan descortès, poc atent…
in Japanese 失礼な…
in Indonesian tidak sopan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 粗鲁的,粗暴的,失礼的…
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