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Requiring muscular energy rather than skill or intelligence
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  1. Requiring muscular energy rather than skill or intelligence
  2. Difficult to endure or live through, especially because of harsh or inclement weather:
  3. Regarded as being risky, dangerous, offensive, etc., often as a result of lacking in conventional social controls
Of, relating to, or typical of country life or country people.
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  1. Of, relating to, or typical of country life or country people.
  2. Made of unfinished or roughly finished wood:
  3. Charmingly simple or unsophisticated in a manner considered typical of country living.
(Statistics) In an unanalyzed form; not adjusted to allow for related circumstances or data.
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  1. (Statistics) In an unanalyzed form; not adjusted to allow for related circumstances or data.
  2. Undisguised or unadorned; plain:
  3. In a raw or natural condition, before being prepared for use; not refined or processed
Not cultured or cultivated:
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  1. Not cultured or cultivated:
  2. Not cultured or civilized; lacking in delicacy or refinement.
Having little or no formal education.
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  1. Having little or no formal education.
  2. Marked by inferiority to an expected standard of familiarity with language and literature:
  3. Having or showing limited knowledge, experience, or culture, esp. in some particular field
Awkwardly shaped or made; ill-constructed
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  1. Awkwardly shaped or made; ill-constructed
  2. Not elegant or well-planned, lacking tact or subtlety
  3. Awkward or inefficient in use or construction, difficult to handle or manage especially because of shape
Not sympathetic to or considerate of others
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  1. Not sympathetic to or considerate of others
  2. Not kind; contrary to nature or type; unnatural. [From 13thC.]
  3. Lacking kindness, sympathy, benevolence, gratitude, or similar; cruel, harsh or unjust; ungrateful. [From mid-14thC.]
Having or showing a bad temper; quarrelsome; sullen; irritable
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  1. Having or showing a bad temper; quarrelsome; sullen; irritable
Rough, especially to the touch:
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  1. Rough, especially to the touch:
  2. Not fine or delicate in texture, structure, form, etc.; rough; harsh
  3. Of inferior or poor quality; common
Uncultured; crude; boorish
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  1. Uncultured; crude; boorish
  2. Awkward; clumsy; ungainly
  3. (Archaic) Not known or familiar; strange
Lacking grace or social polish; awkward or tactless.
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  1. Lacking grace or social polish; awkward or tactless.
Awkward; clumsy
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  1. Awkward; clumsy
  2. Lacking grace or ease of movement or form; clumsy.
  3. Difficult to move or use; unwieldy.
Marked by or causing embarrassment or discomfort:
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  1. Marked by or causing embarrassment or discomfort:
  2. Not easily managed or effected; embarrassing
  3. Lacking social skills, or uncomfortable with social interaction
Characterized by a lack of culture, refinement, taste, restraint, sensitivity, etc.; coarse; crude; boorish
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  1. Characterized by a lack of culture, refinement, taste, restraint, sensitivity, etc.; coarse; crude; boorish
  2. Offensively excessive in self-display or expenditure; ostentatious:
  3. Of, characteristic of, belonging to, or common to the great mass of people in general; common; popular
So obvious or conspicuous as to cause or heighten offense:
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  1. So obvious or conspicuous as to cause or heighten offense:
  2. Lacking fine distinctions or specific details
  3. Lacking in refinement or perception; insensitive; dull
Tasteless, insensitive, and coarse
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  1. Tasteless, insensitive, and coarse
  2. So crude and unrefined as to be lacking in discrimination and sensibility.
  3. Grossly stupid, dull, or obtuse
Inadequately educated; lacking art or knowledge; unrefined; uncultured; uncivilized.
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  1. Inadequately educated; lacking art or knowledge; unrefined; uncultured; uncivilized.
  2. Not cultivated by standard agricultural methods:
  3. Not cultivated by agricultural methods; not prepared for cultivation.
Not elaborated, perfected, or completed:
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  1. Not elaborated, perfected, or completed:
  2. Not refined in manners; uncivilized; rude; plain.
  3. Lacking good manners, culture, or refinement.
  1. Crude, barbarous, wild, uncultured.
  2. Used to describe behaviours deemed savage or inappropriate.
  3. Used to describe people who display a marked lack of manners as defined by a given culture.
Slow to perceive, understand, or feel; dull or insensitive:
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  1. Slow to perceive, understand, or feel; dull or insensitive:
  2. Having a dull edge or point; not sharp
  3. Abrupt and often disconcertingly frank in speech:
Harsh; grating; rough to the ear -- said of sound, style, and the like.
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  1. Harsh; grating; rough to the ear -- said of sound, style, and the like.
  2. (Of a person) strong, sturdy, well-built
  3. Broken into sharp or irregular points; uneven; not smooth; rough
Characteristic of barbarians; primitive or lacking in civilization
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  1. Characteristic of barbarians; primitive or lacking in civilization
  2. Uncultured, crude, coarse, rough, etc.
  3. Marked by the use or occurrence of barbarisms in spoken or written language.
Stupid or dull.
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  1. Stupid or dull.
  2. Heavy, clumsy, dull, stupid, etc.
  3. Shaped like a lump, ill defined in shape.
(Colloquial, nonstandard) Not graceful; lacking grace.
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  1. (Colloquial, nonstandard) Not graceful; lacking grace.
Unwieldy or bulky; massive.
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  1. Unwieldy or bulky; massive.
  2. (man) Tall and heavily built.
  3. Large, heavy, and often unwieldy or clumsy
Resembling a lout.
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  1. Resembling a lout.
  2. Having the characteristics of a lout; awkward, stupid, and boorish.
(Archaic) Fantastic and queer; grotesque
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  1. (Archaic) Fantastic and queer; grotesque
  2. Odd and funny; ludicrous
Disorderly; rough:
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  1. Disorderly; rough:
  2. Rough and disorderly; riotous or just boisterous
  3. Having the nature of or characteristic of a rowdy; rough, quarrelsome, etc.
(Law) Offensive to good morals and public decency.
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  1. (Law) Offensive to good morals and public decency.
  2. Not complying with the restraints of order and law; unruly; lawless.
  3. Lacking regular or logical order or arrangement:
Resembling a rowdy in temper or conduct; characteristic of a rowdy.
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  1. Resembling a rowdy in temper or conduct; characteristic of a rowdy.
Of or like a brute; savage, gross, stupid, sensual, irrational, etc.
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  1. Of or like a brute; savage, gross, stupid, sensual, irrational, etc.
  2. Crude in feeling or manner.
  3. Rough; uncivilized:
Used to express disparagement or exasperation:
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  1. Used to express disparagement or exasperation:
  2. Dazed, stunned, or stupefied:
  3. Lacking normal intelligence or understanding; slow-witted; dull
Lacking training, not having been instructed in something.
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  1. Lacking training, not having been instructed in something.
Lacking propriety or decorum.
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  1. Lacking propriety or decorum.
  2. Not decorous; lacking decorum, propriety, good taste, etc.; unseemly
Not knowing; ignorant or unaware
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  1. Not knowing; ignorant or unaware
  2. Without knowing; ignorant.
Not instructed; ignorant.
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  1. Not instructed; ignorant.
  2. Not taught or instructed; uneducated; ignorant
  3. Acquired without being taught; natural
Untidy, as in dress or appearance.
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  1. Untidy, as in dress or appearance.
  2. Marked by negligence; careless or slipshod:
  3. Careless in appearance, habits, work, etc.; untidy; slipshod
Badly brought up; lacking good manners; rude; impolite
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  1. Badly brought up; lacking good manners; rude; impolite
  2. (Of animals) of bad breed
  3. Not thoroughbred; underbred. Used of animals.
Lacking refinement or polish; not elegant.
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  1. Lacking refinement or polish; not elegant.
  2. Not elegant; lacking refinement, good taste, grace, etc.; coarse; crude
Showing or arising from a lack of education or knowledge:
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  1. Showing or arising from a lack of education or knowledge:
  2. Lacking knowledge (in a particular area or matter)
  3. Having little knowledge, education, or experience; uneducated; inexperienced
Not expert; unskillful; amateurish
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  1. Not expert; unskillful; amateurish
Awkward; ungainly.
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  1. Awkward; ungainly.
  2. Awkward, ungainly; lacking grace or dexterity in movement
  3. Awkward or ungainly, often, specif., from being disproportionately tall
Inferior or clumsy in treatment or performance:
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  1. Inferior or clumsy in treatment or performance:
  2. Lacking any sense of what is right or proper
  3. Without grace; clumsy or inelegant
Moving heavily, clumsily, or noisily
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  1. Moving heavily, clumsily, or noisily
  2. Clumsy or awkward.
  3. Heavy, slow and laborious; ponderous.
Vigorous or robust:
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  1. Vigorous or robust:
  2. Being a trail, as for skiing, marked with a sign having a green circle, indicating the easiest level of difficulty.
  3. Beneficial to the environment or less harmful to the environment than others:
  1. Not acquainted.
  2. Not familiar or acquainted with another.
  3. Not informed or knowledgeable:
Not enlightened; ignorant in general or of some particular fact.
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  1. Not enlightened; ignorant in general or of some particular fact.
Not appropriate or becoming; unseemly:
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  1. Not appropriate or becoming; unseemly:
  2. Offensive to accepted standards of decency or modesty; lewd or vulgar:
  3. Of speech, that it is crude and offensive, typically in a sexual manner. Of speech, that it is crude and offensive, typically in a sexual manner.
Characterized by coarse or vulgar joking or mocking; esp., dealing with sex in a humorously earthy or direct way
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  1. Characterized by coarse or vulgar joking or mocking; esp., dealing with sex in a humorously earthy or direct way
  2. Characterized by or indulging in humor that is vulgar and lewd.
Not attractive or good-looking:
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  1. Not attractive or good-looking:
  2. Characteristic of or suitable for home or home life; simple and unpretentious or plain and everyday
  3. Of a simple or unpretentious nature; plain:
Belonging equally to or shared equally by two or more; joint:
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  1. Belonging equally to or shared equally by two or more; joint:
  2. Widespread; prevalent:
  3. Unrefined or coarse in manner; vulgar:
Conspicuously unconventional; bizarre.
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  1. Conspicuously unconventional; bizarre.
  2. Located far from civilized areas; remote:
  3. Very odd, strange, or peculiar; fantastic; bizarre
Bringing or warranting disgrace; shameful.
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  1. Bringing or warranting disgrace; shameful.
  2. Causing or characterized by disgrace; shameful
  3. Giving offense to moral sensibilities and injurious to reputation.
Unsuitable or improper.
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  1. Unsuitable or improper.
  2. Not appropriate; not suitable, fitting, or proper
Provincial; unsophisticated:
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  1. Provincial; unsophisticated:
  2. Of or like a hick or hicks
Not polite; ill-mannered; discourteous
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  1. Not polite; ill-mannered; discourteous
Not courteous; impolite; rude; ill-mannered
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  1. Not courteous; impolite; rude; ill-mannered
  2. Exhibiting no courtesy; rude.
  3. Impolite; lacking consideration for others
Having or showing bad manners; rude; impolite
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  1. Having or showing bad manners; rude; impolite
  2. Lacking or indicating a lack of good manners; rude.
  3. Of or pertaining to having bad manners; impolite. (See also: bad-mannered)
Not civil; not complaisant; discourteous; impolite; rude; unpolished; as, uncivil behavior.
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Of, like, or befitting a churl; boorish or vulgar.
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  1. Of, like, or befitting a churl; boorish or vulgar.
  2. (Of soil) difficult to till, lacking pliancy; unmanageable
  3. (Now Rare) Hard to work or manage
Sluggish; slow:
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  1. Sluggish; slow:
  2. Gloomy; dismal; sad; depressing
  3. Showing a brooding ill humor or silent resentment; morose or sulky.
Bad-tempered; sullenly rude; hostile and uncivil
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  1. Bad-tempered; sullenly rude; hostile and uncivil
  2. Threatening, as of weather conditions; ominous:
  3. Threatening, menacing, gloomy.
Suitable for use in cutting or piercing; having a very thin edge or fine point; keen
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  1. Suitable for use in cutting or piercing; having a very thin edge or fine point; keen
  2. Made up of hard, angular particles, as sand
  3. Composed of hard angular particles:
Unpleasantly coarse and rough to the touch:
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  1. Unpleasantly coarse and rough to the touch:
  2. Expressing displeasure or disapproval:
  3. Disagreeable to one of the senses, as:
Having a rough, surly, and harsh demeanor and nature.
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  1. Having a rough, surly, and harsh demeanor and nature.
  2. Brusque or stern in manner or appearance:
  3. Rough or surly in manner or speech; brusquely rude
Rudely abrupt, unfriendly.
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  1. Rudely abrupt, unfriendly.
  2. Rough and abrupt in manner or speech; curt
Having a dull edge or point; not sharp
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  1. Having a dull edge or point; not sharp
  2. Slow to perceive, understand, or feel; dull or insensitive:
  3. Abrupt and often disconcertingly frank in speech:
Unexpectedly sudden:
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  1. Unexpectedly sudden:
  2. Touching on one subject after another with sudden transitions:
  3. (Botany) Terminating suddenly rather than gradually; truncate:
Not having or showing tact
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  1. Not having or showing tact
  2. Having no tact; unaware or intentionally inconsiderate of someone else's feelings
  3. Lacking or exhibiting a lack of tact; bluntly inconsiderate or indiscreet.
Brief, esp. to the point of rudeness; terse or brusque
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  1. Brief, esp. to the point of rudeness; terse or brusque
  2. Rudely brief or abrupt, as in speech or manner:
  3. (Archaic) Short or shortened
Lasting a brief time:
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  1. Lasting a brief time:
  2. Extending or traveling not far or not far enough:
  3. Inadequate; insufficient:
  1. Exhibiting irritation or impatience; curt; irascible.
  2. Irritable and curt:
  3. Likely to snap or bite, as a dog.
Unpleasant; unattractive
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  1. Unpleasant; unattractive
  2. Not gracious or affable; rude; discourteous; impolite
  3. Not pleasant or acceptable; unattractive.
Fierce; cruel; savage; ferocious
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  1. Fierce; cruel; savage; ferocious
  2. Disposed to violence; ferocious or cruel.
  3. Disposed or eager to fight or engage in hostile opposition; belligerent.
Hard to read or make out because cramped or irregular
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  1. Hard to read or make out because cramped or irregular
  2. Hard to understand because intricate or complicated
  3. (Of handwriting) Crowded together and difficult to read.
Containing excessive levels of sulfur compounds, carbon dioxide, or both. Used of oil and natural gas.
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  1. Containing excessive levels of sulfur compounds, carbon dioxide, or both. Used of oil and natural gas.
  2. Not having the correct or properly produced pitch:
  3. Displeased with something one formerly admired or liked; disenchanted:
Expressive of disdain; scornful and contemptuous.
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  1. Expressive of disdain; scornful and contemptuous.
  2. Feeling or expressing disdain; scornful and aloof
  3. Showing contempt or scorn; having a pronounced lack of concern for others viewed as unworthy.
  1. Not mannerly.
  2. Ill-mannered; rude.
  3. Having or showing poor manners; rude; discourteous
Not in keeping with conventional mores; indecorous:
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  1. Not in keeping with conventional mores; indecorous:
  2. Not in accordance with the truth, fact, or rule; wrong; incorrect
  3. Not suitable for or consistent with the purpose or circumstances; poorly adapted; unfit
Showing signs of wear and tear; threadbare or worn-out:
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  1. Showing signs of wear and tear; threadbare or worn-out:
  2. Dilapidated or deteriorated in condition, especially through neglect; seedy:
  3. Showing much wear; ragged; threadbare
Not yet used or soiled; clean:
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  1. Not yet used or soiled; clean:
  2. Fairly strong and often cool; brisk:
  3. Rested and ready for a long ride. Used of horses.
Causing physical injury to another:
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  1. Causing physical injury to another:
  2. Characterized by improper or wrongful use:
  3. Using or containing insulting or hurtful language:
Being ahead of current economic, political, or technological trends; progressive:
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  1. Being ahead of current economic, political, or technological trends; progressive:
  2. Located ahead or in advance:
  3. Moving in a prescribed direction or order for normal use:
Characterized by high volume and intensity. Used of sound:
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  1. Characterized by high volume and intensity. Used of sound:
  2. Making a sound or sounds of great intensity
  3. Producing sound of high volume and intensity:
Resembling or characteristic of a boor; rude and clumsy in behavior.
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  1. Resembling or characteristic of a boor; rude and clumsy in behavior.
  2. Behaving as a boor; rough in manners; rude; uncultured.
  3. Like or characteristic of a boor; rude; awkward; ill-mannered
Strong or pronounced; prominent:
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  1. Strong or pronounced; prominent:
  2. Unduly forward and brazen; impudent:
  3. Showing a readiness to take risks or face danger; daring; fearless
Having the ringing sound of brass; harsh and piercing
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  1. Having the ringing sound of brass; harsh and piercing
  2. Like brass in color or other qualities
  3. Having a loud, usually harsh, resonant sound:
Bold or daring; fearless
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  1. Bold or daring; fearless
  2. Not restrained by a sense of shame or propriety; rudely bold; brazen
  3. Fearlessly, often recklessly daring; bold.
Offensively bold; pushing, presumptuous, impudent, etc.
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  1. Offensively bold; pushing, presumptuous, impudent, etc.
  2. (US, colloquial, dated) brittle, as wood or vegetables
  3. Hasty or unrestrained without regard for consequences:
Having or displaying a sense of overbearing self-worth or self-importance.
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  1. Having or displaying a sense of overbearing self-worth or self-importance.
  2. Full of or due to unwarranted pride and self-importance; overbearing; haughty
  3. Marked by or arising from a feeling or assumption of one's superiority toward others:
Feeling or showing haughty disdain.
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  1. Feeling or showing haughty disdain.
  2. Disdainful or contemptuous; full of or characterized by pride or scorn; haughty
  1. Pompous or arrogant in one's speech or bearing.
  2. Engaged in the process of blustering.
Tasteless, insensitive, and coarse
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  1. Tasteless, insensitive, and coarse
  2. So crude and unrefined as to be lacking in discrimination and sensibility.
  3. Grossly stupid, dull, or obtuse
Engaged in without the protection of a condom.
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  1. Engaged in without the protection of a condom.
  2. Not yet processed, cleaned, etc. as by chemical treatment; untreated
  3. Done in a rough or unrestrained manner. Used of sex.
Having the consistency of or covered with sauce:
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  1. Having the consistency of or covered with sauce:
  2. Attractive or stylish, especially in being sexually alluring:
  3. Impertinent or disrespectful, especially in a playful or lively way:
(Obsolete) Immodest.
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  1. (Obsolete) Immodest.
  2. Offensively bold or disrespectful; insolent or impertinent.
(Dial.) In good spirits or health; lively; brisk
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  1. (Dial.) In good spirits or health; lively; brisk
  2. Attractive or stylish in appearance:
  3. Bold or impudent in speech or behavior; saucy; forward
Not embarrassed or disconcerted under ordinarily embarrassing or trying circumstances
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  1. Not embarrassed or disconcerted under ordinarily embarrassing or trying circumstances
  2. (Of emotions, facts, actions etc.) That are not concealed or disguised, or not eliciting shame.
  3. Not concealed or disguised; obvious:
Rude in a contemptuous way; insulting and humiliating
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  1. Rude in a contemptuous way; insulting and humiliating
Harsh, critical, or sarcastic in speech.
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  1. Harsh, critical, or sarcastic in speech.
  2. Using or characterized by severe, sharp, or harshly critical language
  3. Having an acrid or bitter wit. Often said of someone skilled at or given to insulting or belittling others.
Unconcealed; open
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  1. Unconcealed; open
  2. Unrestrainedly bold; brazen.
  3. Having no covering over the face.
Audaciously rude or disrespectful; impertinent or impudent.
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  1. Audaciously rude or disrespectful; impertinent or impudent.
  2. Boldly disrespectful in speech or behavior; impertinent; impudent
  3. (Archaic) Presumptuous and insulting in manner or speech; arrogant.
Not pertinent or suitable
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  1. Not pertinent or suitable
  2. Not showing proper respect or manners; insolent; impudent
  3. Exceeding the limits of propriety or good manners; improperly forward or bold:
(Sports) Of or relating to a team having possession of a ball or puck:
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  1. (Sports) Of or relating to a team having possession of a ball or puck:
  2. Causing resentment, anger, etc.; insulting
  3. Making a physical or military attack:
Not justified or deserved; unwarranted:
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  1. Not justified or deserved; unwarranted:
  2. Not called for or required
  3. Not required or requested; unwanted:
Using, containing, or marked by harshly critical or irate language.
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  1. Using, containing, or marked by harshly critical or irate language.
Not behaving properly; mischievous or disobedient
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  1. Not behaving properly; mischievous or disobedient
  2. Showing lack of decorum; improper, indelicate, or obscene
  3. Behaving disobediently or mischievously:
Having or showing ill will; unfriendly; antagonistic
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  1. Having or showing ill will; unfriendly; antagonistic
  2. Of, relating to, or characteristic of an enemy:
  3. Feeling or showing enmity or ill will:
Containing insult, or having the intention of insulting.
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  1. Containing insult, or having the intention of insulting.
Painful or dangerous; grave:
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  1. Painful or dangerous; grave:
  2. Exasperatingly difficult to solve or handle:
  3. Very dangerous, troublesome, grievous, etc.
  1. Lacking respect
  2. Having or showing lack of respect; discourteous; impolite; rude
  1. Showing scorn or disrespect; contemptuous.
  2. Filled with or showing scorn or contempt
Frivolous and disrespectful; saucy; impertinent
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  1. Frivolous and disrespectful; saucy; impertinent
  2. Marked by disrespectful levity or casualness; pert:
  3. Showing disrespect through a casual attitude, levity, and a lack of due seriousness; pert.
Going beyond what is right or proper; excessively forward:
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  1. Going beyond what is right or proper; excessively forward:
  2. Too bold or forward; taking too much for granted; showing overconfidence, arrogance, or effrontery
Of, having the nature of, or characterized by sarcasm; sneering, caustic, cutting, etc.
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  1. Of, having the nature of, or characterized by sarcasm; sneering, caustic, cutting, etc.
  2. (Of a person) Having the personality trait of expressing sarcasm.
  3. Given to using sarcasm:
  1. Boldly resisting opposition.
  2. Marked by defiance; boldly resisting.
  3. Full of defiance; openly and boldly resisting
Being beyond all reason; extravagant or immoderate:
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  1. Being beyond all reason; extravagant or immoderate:
  2. Extremely unusual or unconventional; extraordinary:
  3. Being well beyond the bounds of good taste:
Urgent; imperative
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  1. Urgent; imperative
  2. Urgent; pressing:
  3. Overbearing, arrogant, domineering, etc.
(comparative more swaggering, superlative most swaggering)
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  1. (comparative more swaggering, superlative most swaggering)
Manifesting or feeling contempt; scornful.
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  1. Manifesting or feeling contempt; scornful.
  2. Showing contempt; expressing disdain; showing a lack of respect.
  3. Full of contempt; scornful; disdainful
Incapable of feeling or sensation; insensate or insensible
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  1. Incapable of feeling or sensation; insensate or insensible
  2. Not sympathetic to others; callous or hardhearted.
  3. Without emotion or sympathy
Not readily responsive to external influence or stimulation:
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  1. Not readily responsive to external influence or stimulation:
  2. Having or showing a lack of concern for the feelings of others; tactless
  3. Not sensitive; esp., incapable of being impressed, influenced, or affected; having little or no reaction (to)
Expressed in vulgar, coarse, or abusive language.
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  1. Expressed in vulgar, coarse, or abusive language.
  2. Maliciously insulting; slanderous, libelous, etc.
  3. Given to the use of vulgar, coarse, or abusive language.
  1. Overbearing, dictatorial or authoritarian
  2. Arrogant; overbearing; tyrannical
  3. Arrogant in asserting or attempting to assert one's will over others; overbearing.
  1. Overly bossy, domineering, or arrogant.
  2. Acting in a dictatorial manner; arrogant; domineering
  3. Overwhelming in power or significance; predominant:
Using power or authority without proper consideration for the feelings or rights of others.
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  1. Using power or authority without proper consideration for the feelings or rights of others.
Disagreeably precise or penetrating:
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  1. Disagreeably precise or penetrating:
  2. Like a brute; cruel and unfeeling; savage, violent, ruthless, etc.
  3. Plain and direct, although distressing in effect
Causing great discomfort, damage, or distress:
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  1. Causing great discomfort, damage, or distress:
  2. Extremely plain or simple; unornamented; restrained
  3. Extremely difficult to perform or endure; trying:
Causing damage or premature wear:
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  1. Causing damage or premature wear:
  2. Difficult to understand or impart:
  3. Inclement or severe:
Overly self-assertive or self-confident.
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  1. Overly self-assertive or self-confident.
  2. (Informal) Jauntily conceited or overbearing; self-confident in an aggressive or swaggering way
(Informal) Saucy; impudent; insolent
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  1. (Informal) Saucy; impudent; insolent
  2. (Informal) Impudent; impertinent.
  3. Impertinently bold; impudent and saucy.
(Rare) Strong; vigorous; sinewy
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  1. (Rare) Strong; vigorous; sinewy
  2. Showing or requiring courage and fortitude; bold.
  3. Full of courage; bold
Presumptuous; arrogant.
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  1. Presumptuous; arrogant.
  2. Taking too much for granted; presumptuous
Of, relating to, or characteristic of a dictator or dictatorship; autocratic.
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  1. Of, relating to, or characteristic of a dictator or dictatorship; autocratic.
  2. Of, like, or characteristic of a dictator; tyrannical; domineering
  3. In the manner of a dictator, usually with callous disregard for others
Sedately dignified in appearance or manner:
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  1. Sedately dignified in appearance or manner:
  2. Showing or having the skill or knowledge of a master; expert
  3. Of or suitable for a magistrate or master
Marked by excessive eagerness in offering unwanted services or advice to others:
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  1. Marked by excessive eagerness in offering unwanted services or advice to others:
  2. Offering unnecessary and unwanted advice or services; meddlesome, esp. in a highhanded or overbearing way
  3. (Archaic) Motivated by the desire to help others.
Tending or apt to intrude; doing that which is not welcome; interrupting or disturbing; entering without right or welcome.
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  1. Tending or apt to intrude; doing that which is not welcome; interrupting or disturbing; entering without right or welcome.
  2. (Geol.) Designating or of igneous rock formed from magma that hardened while still within the earth, moon, etc.
  3. (Phonet.) Present or added in speech although not represented originally in spelling or accounted for otherwise etymologically (Ex.: the d added to OE spinel to form spindle)
Inclined to meddle or interfere.
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  1. Inclined to meddle or interfere.
  2. Inclined or having a tendency to meddle or interfere in other people's business.
Bitter and sharp in language or tone; rancorous:
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  1. Bitter and sharp in language or tone; rancorous:
  2. Bitter and caustic in temper, manner, or speech
Proceeding from or exhibiting strong animosity:
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  1. Proceeding from or exhibiting strong animosity:
  2. Designating or having a sharp, often unpleasant taste; acrid, as quinine or peach stones
  3. Difficult or distasteful to accept, admit, or bear:
Far from civilization
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  1. Far from civilization
  2. Used to describe behaviours deemed savage or inappropriate.
  3. Used to describe people who display a marked lack of manners as defined by a given culture.
Alternative spelling of bad-tempered.
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  1. Alternative spelling of bad-tempered.
  2. Having a bad temper or cranky disposition; irritable
  3. Of or pertaining to bad temper; showing anger.
(Informal) Curt, sharp, or snappish, esp. in an insolent manner
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  1. (Informal) Curt, sharp, or snappish, esp. in an insolent manner
  2. Occurring in pieces; fragmentary.
  3. Made up of small scraps or snips; fragmentary
Rude and disrespectful; impudent.
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  1. Rude and disrespectful; impudent.
  2. Bold and spirited; cheeky
  3. Stylish; chic:
(Informal) Flippant; saucy; impertinent
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  1. (Informal) Flippant; saucy; impertinent
  2. Marked by casual disrespect; impertinent:
Impertinent; arrogant:
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  1. Impertinent; arrogant:
  2. Impudent, insolent, etc.
  3. Of, like, or dirtied with snot
Snobbishly aloof; haughty.
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  1. Snobbishly aloof; haughty.
  2. (Informal) Haughty; snobbish
  3. High-class; exclusive.
Made of or decorated with brass.
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  1. Made of or decorated with brass.
  2. (Music) Resembling or characterized by the sound of brass instruments:
  3. Like brass, as in color
Haughty or presumptuous, especially for one's rank or social standing:
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  1. Haughty or presumptuous, especially for one's rank or social standing:
  2. Inclined to be haughty, arrogant, snobbish, etc.
  3. Behaving in a way regarded as above one's rightful station or class
Having, resembling, or being a crust:
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  1. Having, resembling, or being a crust:
  2. Outspoken and surly. Used especially of older people.
  3. Rough and outspoken; not patient, kindly, or refined
(Simile) Very bold; very brave.
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Not perfected, completed, or fully detailed:
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  1. Not perfected, completed, or fully detailed:
  2. Characterized by violent motion; turbulent:
  3. Lacking polish or finesse:
Characterized by extreme emotion, especially anger:
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  1. Characterized by extreme emotion, especially anger:
  2. Characterized by or displaying physical violence:
  3. Very forceful:
Subject to, characterized by, or affected by storms; tempestuous.
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  1. Subject to, characterized by, or affected by storms; tempestuous.
  2. Characterized by violent emotions, passions, speech, or actions:
  3. Violent, raging, turbulent, etc.
Not precise.
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  1. Not precise.
  2. Not precise, exact, or definite; vague
  3. Not precise or exact; containing some error or uncertainty.
Coarse or shaggy to the touch:
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  1. Coarse or shaggy to the touch:
  2. Not perfected, completed, or fully detailed:
  3. Lacking polish or finesse:
Alternative form of rough-hewn.
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  1. Not refined in manners; uncivilized; rude; plain.
  2. Not elaborated, perfected, or completed:
  3. Lacking good manners, culture, or refinement.
Shakespeare
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  1. Shakespeare
  2. Having little knowledge, education, or experience; uneducated; inexperienced
  3. Showing or arising from a lack of education or knowledge:
Used to describe behaviours deemed savage or inappropriate.
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  1. Used to describe behaviours deemed savage or inappropriate.
  2. Used to describe people who display a marked lack of manners as defined by a given culture.
  3. Not civilized; barbarous; unenlightened
Primitive or undeveloped in culture and customs; uncivilized.
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  1. Primitive or undeveloped in culture and customs; uncivilized.
  2. Characteristic of barbarians; primitive or lacking in civilization
  3. Characterized by savagery; very cruel:
Uncivilized; crude
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  1. Uncivilized; crude
  2. Of or like a barbarian
  3. Cruel; barbarous
Of, like, or characteristic of barbarians; uncivilized; primitive
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  1. Of, like, or characteristic of barbarians; uncivilized; primitive
  2. Of, relating to, or characteristic of barbarians.
  3. Wild, crude, and unrestrained
Marked by the use or occurrence of barbarisms in spoken or written language.
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  1. Marked by the use or occurrence of barbarisms in spoken or written language.
  2. Primitive or undeveloped in culture and customs; uncivilized.
  3. Characteristic of barbarians; primitive or lacking in civilization
Regarded as having changed little in evolutionary history. Not in scientific use:
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  1. Regarded as having changed little in evolutionary history. Not in scientific use:
  2. Not resulting from conscious thought or deliberation; unconscious or instinctual:
  3. Being a protolanguage:
Vicious or merciless; brutal:
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  1. Vicious or merciless; brutal:
  2. Not domesticated or cultivated; wild:
  3. Wild, uncultivated, rugged, etc.
Not civilized; barbarous; unenlightened
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  1. Not civilized; barbarous; unenlightened
  2. Used to describe people who display a marked lack of manners as defined by a given culture.
  3. Crude, barbarous, wild, uncultured.
Not cultivated by standard agricultural methods:
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  1. Not cultivated by standard agricultural methods:
  2. Inadequately educated; lacking art or knowledge; unrefined; uncultured; uncivilized.
  3. Not cultivated by agricultural methods; not prepared for cultivation.
Not cultured or cultivated:
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  1. Not cultured or cultivated:
  2. Not cultured or civilized; lacking in delicacy or refinement.
Based on little or no evidence or probability; unfounded:
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  1. Based on little or no evidence or probability; unfounded:
  2. Occurring, growing, or living in a natural state; not domesticated, cultivated, or tamed:
  3. Characterized by a lack of moral restraint; dissolute or licentious:
(Archaic) Uncivilized.
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  1. (Archaic) Uncivilized.
  2. Discourteous; rude:
  3. Not civilized; savage; barbarous; uncivilized.
Being in an unrefined or natural state:
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  1. Being in an unrefined or natural state:
  2. Lacking tact or taste; blunt or offensive:
  3. In a raw or natural condition, before being prepared for use; not refined or processed
Not resulting from conscious thought or deliberation; unconscious or instinctual:
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  1. Not resulting from conscious thought or deliberation; unconscious or instinctual:
  2. Regarded as having changed little in evolutionary history. Not in scientific use:
  3. Characterized by simplicity or crudity; unsophisticated: