boorishness


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the manner of a rude or insensitive person

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inelegance by virtue of being an uncouth boor

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Drawing on the Epicureans' reputation for gluttony and boorishness, Cicero attacks Piso for living in a way which, although it is extravagant, does not conform to the cultural standards of a man of his high station--the sort of man who lived at the Villa dei Papiri.
Let this party within a party put its own questionable policies to the electorate of this country as its own separate party, but they won't, as they know that the majority of the people would never tolerate such boorishness. Let's hope that their constituents can see through them.
"I'm not a great fan of the mainstream broadcasters, but such boorishness is out of line.
"While no one condones boorishness, there is a line between what can justifiably be called harassment and what is merely crude behavior," Flanagan wrote, citing the 4th U.S.
In relevant remarks on Tuesday, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif blasted the US for threatening sanctions against the ICC if it goes ahead with prosecutions against Americans, describing it as Washington's unlimited "boorishness".
The PPP leadership should have supported the PML-N's nominee in the larger interest of the opposition unity despite past provocations and the present display of boorishness. This would have in fact raised the image of the PPP as more mature and more capable of consensus building and keeping the opposition alliance together.
'When the police arrogantly act as judge, jury and executioner, and with brazen impunity and boorishness at that, then a breakdown in law and a start-up in disorder reigns.
And "[d]espite the legendary qualities of boorishness, braggadocio, greed, and overall tackiness that are associated with my state," Wright concludes, "there is a lot to love about the traditional elements of our culture."
Moscow will not tolerate the Western countries' boorishness and will definitely respond to the expulsion of diplomats, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said on Tuesday.
NNA - Moscow will not tolerate the Western countries' boorishness and will definitely respond to the expulsion of diplomats, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said on Tuesday.
Faced with such boorishness, all that the ICC did was fine both Shakib and Nurul 25 percent of their match fees and give them a demerit point apiece.
Half the country hates Donald Trump, and even the half that thinks he's doing a good job often flinch from his boorishness, his nasty public attacks, sometimes even on his own aides.
Then I realized that this is what a Trump supporter sounds like: mistaking strength with Trump's empty threats, competence with his boasting, confidence with his narcissism, persistence with his ignorance, independence with his boorishness.
But the Nihalanis in contemporary India also come packed with their own brand of boorishness and a heady concoction of militant nationalism and majority absolutism.
Shehbaz Sharif demanded the international community to promptly assume its viable part in disposing of Indian brutality and boorishness as their silence over these atrocities was not justified in any sense.