unmannerly

[uhn-man-er-lee]

adjective

not mannerly; impolite; discourteous; coarse.

adverb

with ill manners.

Origin of unmannerly

Middle English word dating back to 1300–50; see origin at un-1, mannerly
Related formsun·man·ner·li·ness, noun

Synonyms for unmannerly

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Related Words for unmannerly

boorish, coarse, crude, discourteous, impolite, rude, uncivil, uncouth, ungracious

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British Dictionary definitions for unmannerly

unmannerly

adjective

lacking manners; discourteous

adverb

archaic rudely; discourteously
Derived Formsunmannerliness, noun
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