Synonyms of 'rude'
- impolite, abusive, cheeky, discourteous, disrespectful, ill-mannered, impertinent, impudent, insolent, insulting, uncivil, unmannerly
- vulgar, boorish, brutish, coarse, graceless, loutish, oafish, rough, uncivilized, uncouth, uncultured
- unpleasant, abrupt, harsh, sharp, startling, sudden
- roughly-made, artless, crude, inartistic, inelegant, makeshift, primitive, raw, rough, simple
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Thesaurus for rude from the Collins American English Thesaurus
When people are rude , they act in an impolite way towards other people or say impolite things about them.