boorish


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Synonyms for boorish

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Synonyms for boorish

ill-mannered and coarse and contemptible in behavior or appearance

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Our feeble footballers took jars of Marmite with them to South Africa, after all, and you still hear boorish holidaymakers dismissing anything that's not egg and chips as "that foreign muck".
A century and more after our ancestors departed, Ukraine still seems to be a place Jews left for countries capable of seeing Jews as native citizens, as compared with its own boorish and vulgar comprehension of its historic Jews as immaterial, its present Jews as aliens and foreign Jews as customers.
Blunt and boorish, the dialogue is even more amusing than the big tanks and guns.
Unfortunately, it was an embarrassing reminder of Paul Carberry's boorish gestures when riding Beef Or Salmon to victory over Best Mate in the Lexus Chase at Leopardstown.
This biography describes the life and career of a brilliant jurist whose reputation as a staunch champion of the common people was ultimately overshadowed by his often boorish personal behavior.
Common characteristics of a boorish boss range from subtle behaviors, such as not listening or being unresponsive, to more severe infractions, such as publicly humiliating subordinates or being arrogant or manipulative.
He dislikes blacks and Caucasians who sentimentalize rude and boorish Negro athletes as somehow being the real thing.
Judge Mr Recorder David Aubrey QC told Evans: 'You behaved like a boorish, drunken thug.
She winds up living with two of her aunt's bratty clients, attending horrible dance classes and photo shoots, and dating a boorish rapper instead of his hot half-brother--all requirements for staying in Aunt Laurel's good graces.
Here, the boorish yet successful educator subjects himself to 16 full-time Tech students and eventually picks out one who, after joining the team for practice in the upcoming summer and fall, might be invited to sit on the Red Raiders' bench for the 2006-07 season.
Wales' World Cup campaign also saw their own anthem and England's interrupted by boorish fans during the two qualifiers between the teams.
We're operating in an infosphere where a CEO could get nailed for unethical or boorish behavior minutes after he makes a speech, because his words are blogged and distributed via RSS faster than you can say "Reuters report.
His newest re-creation, The Raleigh, has the beautiful crowds--and boorish service--Miami was made for.
The false tale of the gutted museum had its pictures-misleading images of smashed displays-and even its mythic elements, especially the villainous role assigned to supposedly boorish Americans indifferent to antiquity.
We ask ourselves whether the kids are any better off having Leave it To Beaver and Father Knows Best replaced by the boorish Homer Simpson.