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uncivil

[ uhn-siv-uhl ]
/ ʌnˈsɪv əl /
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adjective

without good manners; unmannerly; rude; impolite; discourteous.

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Origin of uncivil

First recorded in 1545–55; un-1 + civil

OTHER WORDS FROM uncivil

un·ci·vil·i·ty [uhn-suh-vil-i-tee], /ˌʌn səˈvɪl ɪ ti/, un·civ·il·ness, nounun·civ·il·ly, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for uncivil

uncivil
/ (ʌnˈsɪvəl) /

adjective

lacking civility or good manners
an obsolete word for uncivilized

Derived forms of uncivil

uncivility (ˌʌnsɪˈvɪlɪtɪ) or uncivilness, noununcivilly, adverb
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