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Origin of boor
Example sentences from the Web for boor
A child who masters the classics will stand apart from the uncouth boors on the school bus.
This does not, of course, mean that all foreigners are drunken boors.
Why the digitizing technologists of Google Books et al not "anti-book boors" but possibly the "last romantics"?
The Poles were either (p. 002) dull and sluggish boors or haughty and elegant, pleasure-loving nobles.The Life of Napoleon Bonaparte|William Milligan Sloane
It was the clergyman with some boors from the village, who immediately began to make search all over in the house.Solomon Maimon: An Autobiography.|Solomon Maimon
The idleness, wickedness, extravagance and selfishness of women, make men the boors and egotists they are.The Sorrows of Satan|Marie Corelli
Then Sir Dagonet, seeing where those rude boors were eating their meal of food, came to them and stood amongst them.The Story of the Champions of the Round Table|Howard Pyle
The craft of the Italians is about to triumph over the simplicity of these German boors!History of the Great Reformation, Volume IV|J. H. Merle D'Aubign