adjective, rud·er, rud·est.
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Example sentences from the Web for rude
Miss Manners therefore accepts your response, assuring you that it is not rude.
This should leave the rude person forever wondering what was up — which, in turn, should provide the satisfaction requested in the first.
I feel rude asking about it, but also want him to know if something he paid for never arrived.Miss Manners: How to ask indirectly about a missing gift|Judith Martin, Nicholas Martin, Jacobina Martin|January 7, 2021|Washington Post
Less-experienced outdoor enthusiasts often get a rude shock the first time they try burning a fire directly on the snow.How to build snowshoes on the fly—and 4 other tips for surviving deep snow|By Tim MacWelch/Outdoor Life|January 5, 2021|Popular Science
Nearly every NPC you chat with is rude, spitting insults your way.‘Cyberpunk 2077’ is a thrill ride through an ugly, unexamined world|Elise Favis|December 11, 2020|Washington Post
When it comes to the outside world that has intruded so rudely on his pet domestic projects, he just.
To keep from falling into the trap of rudely translating my opinions from the old country, I tried to do my homework….
(The precocious student was later to be rudely ejected from Oxford for having contraceptives in his college room).Terry Eagleton’s Book Bag: 5 Favorite Works of Literary Criticism|Terry Eagleton|May 31, 2012|DAILY BEAST
"B: "I am not the kind of girl who should be rudely barging in on a white veil occasion.
This scene was rudely disturbed by the view of petrochemical plants and refineries in the background.
A fellow rudely clad—a hybrid between man-at-arms and lackey—lounged on a musket to confront them in the gateway.St. Martin's Summer|Rafael Sabatini
So it came that I struggled to my crutches and broke rudely in on Perry Thomas's peroration.
Between each group of figures the face of the rock was scored with mysterious signs and rudely limned weapons of war and chase.Raw Gold|Bertrand W. Sinclair
"A woman's particular reason is a man's feeble excuse," murmured Sir Lucien rudely.Dope|Sax Rohmer
Then he would burst rudely into my solitude and while I sopped cold water over his injured members, he would blubber.