- having bad or poor manners; impolite; discourteous; rude.
Origin of ill-mannered
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unpolished, crude, uncivil.
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Examples from the Web for ill-mannered
She was uneducated and ill-mannered, impulsive and quarrelsome.Handel
Edward J. Dent
At first he is violent and ill-mannered, and is angry at seeing his master overthrown.Gorgias
He was, it must be remembered, a very rich man, and could afford to be ill-mannered.Dross
Henry Seton Merriman
And ill-mannered as this was, Mr. and Mrs. Skratdj never put a stop to it.The Peace Egg and Other tales
Juliana Horatia Ewing
I didn't want him to think that I was such an ill-mannered brute as I seemed.Mr. Grex of Monte Carlo
E. Phillips Oppenheim
- having bad manners; rude; impolite