misleared
adjective Etymology: 1mis- + lear to learn Date: 1560 chiefly Scottish unmannerly, ill-bred

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  • misleared — /mis leard /, adj. Scot. and North Eng. ill mannered; rude; crude. [1685 95; ptp. of mislear, ME misleren, OE mislaeran to teach amiss. See MIS 1, LEARN] * * * …   Universalium

  • misleared — mis·leared …   English syllables

  • misleared — rd adjective chiefly Scotland : unmannerly, ill bred …   Useful english dictionary

  • discourteous — adj rude, impolite, uncivil, unceremonious, unmannerly, bad mannered, ill bred, disrespectful, misbehaved; indelicate, uncourtly, ungallant, indecorous, ungracious; ungentlemanly, unladylike, brash, bold, hoydenish, Scot. randy; brazen, barefaced …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • disrespectful — adj rude, impolite, uncivil, ill bred, bad mannered, misbehaved, irreverent, out of line, out of order, unruly; brash, bold, brazen, hoydenish, Scot. randy; insolent, impudent, impertinent, pert, saucy, fresh, Inf. cheeky; inconsiderate, tactless …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • ill-bred — adj ill mannered, bad mannered, unmannerly, rude, impolite, uncivil, unceremonious, discourteous, disrespectful, misbehaved; indelicate, uncourt ly, ungallant, indecorous, ungracious; ungentlemanly, unladylike; brash, bold, hoydenish, Scot.… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • impolite — adj rude, discourteous, uncivil, unceremonious, unmannerly, bad mannered, ill bred, disrespectful, misbehaved; indelicate, uncourtly, ungallant, indecorous, ungracious; ungentlemanly, unladylike, brash, bold, hoydenish, Scot. randy; brazen,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • inurbane — adj indelicate, uncourtly, ungallant, indecorous, ungracious, ungentlemanly, unladylike; ill bred, ill mannered, bad mannered, unmannerly, rude, impolite, uncivil, unceremonious, discourteous, disrespectful, misbehaved; brash, bold, hoydenish,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • rude — adj 1. discourteous, impolite, uncivil, unceremonious, unmannerly, bad mannered, disrespectful, misbehaved; indelicate, uncourtly, ungallant, indecorous; ungentlemanly, unladylike, brash, bold, hoydenish, Scot. randy; brazen, barefaced, insolent …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • uncivil — adj 1. rude, discourteous, impolite, unceremonious, unmannerly, bad mannered, ill bred, disrespectful, misbehaved; indelicate, uncourtly, ungallant, indecorous, ungracious; ungentlemanly, unladylike, brash, bold, hoydenish, Scot. randy; brazen,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

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