churlish


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rude and boorish

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having a bad disposition

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Churlish, 45, wowed judges with his outstanding work with 16-18 year olds.
Things almost went a bit indie-pop during the upbeat Churlish May, while an encore of The Water sung with his piano player James Mathe was as stark as the night outside.
But it would probably be churlish of me to point to the festival's much earlier roots as a celebration of mid-winter, with features such as the Yule log, bright lights, decorative use of holly and mistletoe, and feasting, firmly entrenched in our pre-Christian Celtic past.
It is childish and churlish to attack them for internationalising the issue.
But there will be many that despair at such churlish behaviour.
IT seems churlish to criticise the Reds after a dominant 4-0 home win over the French, but the way we squandered chances was worrying.
It would take a very churlish person not to wish Rhodri Morgan all the best as he recovers from surgery.
It may be churlish to ask why, having made the promise 14 months ago, the council didn't simply keep it.
Given these powerful stories, it almost seems churlish to mention flaws in the book.
Distracted, churlish, and unruly, they seized a moment of human inattention to wander off into mayhem.
Gittings recorded a range of public reaction that day, from the incredulous ("I still don't believe it--somebody's kidding") to the matter-of-fact ("When you're as disliked as homosexuals, it takes a lot of guts to stand up for your rights") to the positively churlish ("Hold your noses--it's dirty here").
It would seem churlish to disagree with such pragmatic and reasonable advice.
The wicked queen and the churlish headmaster provide tension without much suspense, but readers in search of a quick moral story will snack on this light morsel without coming to aesthetic harm.
Turnover is the norm on Gene Autry Way these days, but the sentimental blow of losing World Series heroes Troy Glaus, Troy Percival and David Eckstein and budding but churlish talent Jose Guillen was softened by who's coming in, starting today when pitchers and catchers report to spring training.