Inurbaneness
Inurbane In`ur*bane", a. [L. inurbanus. See {In-} not, and {Urbane}.] Uncivil; unpolished; rude. Opposite of {urbane}. --M. Arnold. -- {In`ur*bane"ly}, adv. -- {In`ur*bane"ness}, n. [1913 Webster]

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  • Inurbanity — In ur*ban i*ty, n. [Cf. F. inurbanit[ e].] Lack of urbanity or courtesy; unpolished manners or deportment; inurbaneness; rudeness. Bp. Hall. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • inurbane — inurbanity /in err ban i tee/, inurbaneness, n. inurbanely, adv. /in err bayn /, adj. not urbane; lacking in courtesy, refinement, etc. [1615 25; IN 3 + URBANE] * * * …   Universalium

  • crudity — n 1. vulgarity, coarseness, commonness, lowness, crudeness; rudeness, incivility, impropriety, unseemliness, bad manners; boorishness, churlishness, boisterousness, brazenness, brassiness. 2. lack of polish, lack of breeding, unrefinement,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

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