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Synonyms for uncouth

Synonyms for uncouth

Synonyms for uncouth

lacking refinement or cultivation or taste

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But his affection took the rather uncouth form of expostulating with her about her work.
A dry-looking Englishman, in high boots and a short jacket, clean-shaven, except for a tuft below his chin, came to meet him, walking with the uncouth gait of jockey, turning his elbows out and swaying from side to side.
Mr Chester lighted the candles which stood upon his dressing-table, and wheeling an easy-chair towards the fire, which was yet burning, stirred up a cheerful blaze, sat down before it, and bade his uncouth visitor 'Come here,' and draw his boots off.
In Little Dorrit's eyes and ears, the uncouth figure and the uncouth sound were as pleasant as could be.
The sight, you may be sure, was something uncouth to our Spaniards, who were, to give them a just character, men of the most calm, sedate tempers, and perfect good humour, that ever I met with: and, in particular, of the utmost modesty: I say, the sight was very uncouth, to see three naked men and five naked women, all together bound, and in the most miserable circumstances that human nature could be supposed to be, viz.
Please do not get the impression that I like Trump as he is abrasive, rude and uncouth, but he is patriotic and the legal citizens of the US like him for it.
The government has condemned MCAs for their involvement in unnecessary fights and other uncouth behaviour.
How can a motley mob of a few hundred uneducated and uncouth ruffians hold a nuclear-weapons state hostage in its own federal capital?
They "are Anatolians, uncouth, they will never become European, not even in a 100 years, and if they stay here they will spawn a dozen children per family; where are we going to go?
Michael Landes as the fearless but uncouth Ulysses Hooten, and Ophelia Lovibond as the refined Lady Alex Spencer-Parker, have rare screen chemistry and razor-sharp dialogue, as they travel the world seeking lost treasure and battling ruthless villains.
What do you do when you answer a call and the uncouth person at the other end asks who you are without exchanging any pleasA[degrees] antries or identifying herself/himself?
It's pathetic to see the gang around President Duterte falling all over themselves in their attempts at damage control for their leader's endlessly uncouth tongue.
She detests her job, her boyfriend is an uncouth lout, and her life seems to be without purpose.
tournaments may be shifted to countries which tolerate this kind of nonsense and uncouth behaviour," Hockey India president Narinder Batra said.
I refer, of course, to the uncouth tactics of our illustrious Prime Minister.