uncourtly

[uhn-kawrt-lee, -kohrt-]
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adjective
  1. not courtly; rude.
  2. not conforming to the customs or usage of a royal court: an uncourtly lack of respect for hereditary rank.

Origin of uncourtly

First recorded in 1590–1600; un-1 + courtly
Related formsun·court·li·ness, noun
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