HyperDic: rude

English > 5 senses of the word rude:
ADJECTIVEallrude, ill-mannered, bad-mannered, unmannered, unmannerlysocially incorrect in behavior
allrude, ill-bred, bounderish, lowbred, underbred, yokelish(of persons) lacking in refinement or grace
allrude, uncivillacking civility or good manners
allrude, natural, raw(used especially of commodities) being unprocessed or manufactured using only simple or minimal processes
allrude, crude, primitivebelonging to an early stage / stage of technical development
rude > pronunciation
Soundsruw'd
Rhymesaccrued ... vicissitude: 66 rhymes with uwd...
English > rude: 5 senses > adjective 1
Meaningsocially incorrect in behavior.
Synonymsill-mannered, bad-mannered, unmannered, unmannerly
Broaderimpolitenot polite
Spanishdescortés, malcriado, maleducado, rudo
Catalanrude
Nounsrudenessa manner that is rude and insulting
Adverbsrudelyin an impolite manner
English > rude: 5 senses > adjective 2
Meaning(of persons) lacking in refinement or grace.
Synonymsill-bred, bounderish, lowbred, underbred, yokelish
Broaderunrefined(used of persons and their behavior) not refined
Spanishbasto, descortés, grosero, maleducado, rudo, tosco, zafio
Catalanbast, descortés, groller, grosser, maleducat, rude, tosc
English > rude: 5 senses > adjective 3
Meaninglacking civility or good manners.
Synonymuncivil
Attribute ofcivilityformal or perfunctory politeness
Oppositecivil, politenot rude
Spanishdescortés, grosero, incivil, maleducado
Nounsrudenessa manner that is rude and insulting
English > rude: 5 senses > adjective 4
Meaning(used especially of commodities) being unprocessed or manufactured using only simple or minimal processes.
Example "bales of rude cotton"
Synonymsnatural, raw
Broaderunprocessednot altered from an original or natural state
Spanishnatural
Catalannatural, rude
English > rude: 5 senses > adjective 5
MeaningBelonging to an early stage / stage of technical development; characterized by simplicity and (often) crudeness.
Example"the crude weapons and rude agricultural implements of early man"
Synonymscrude, primitive
BroaderearlyBeing or occurring at an early stage / stage of development
Spanishprimitivo, rudimentario, tosco
Catalanprimitiu
Nounsrudenessa wild or unrefined state

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