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boorish


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  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. 
  --Milton. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  boorish 
  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},  {oafish},  {swinish}] 




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