Thesaurus / impolite
EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB
After all those pictures of Clayton Kershaw holding the World Series trophy high, all those videos of Los Angeles Dodgers jumping for joy without the weight of past disappointment pressing on their backs, the question feels almost impolite.
Sometimes we beg him to eat faster, but that seems unhealthy, as well as impolite.
MISS MANNERS: POKY EATER KEEPS FAMILY STUCK AT THE TABLEJUDITH MARTIN, NICHOLAS MARTIN, JACOBINA MARTINJANUARY 2, 2021WASHINGTON POST
"You may be as impolite to me as you wish; I cannot go," he said.
THE DEVILJOSEPH O'BRIEN
We were kalkilatin' on yer bein' even that impolite: wasn't we, boys?
TWO MEN OF SANDY BARBRET HARTE
In the other, a woman takes no inconsiderable share in the arduous but impolite performance—pulling men by the nose.
It is considered impolite to return the vessel before emptying it, and a good Kirghiz is never guilty of this impropriety.
THE DESERT WORLDARTHUR MANGIN
He did not wish to be impolite, so he kept turning his face aside and pretending to cough.
A TREASURY OF ESKIMO TALESCLARA KERN BAYLISS
Insultingly, I made some complimentary but impolite mental observations about her figure, but Marion did not appear to notice.
HIGHWAYS IN HIDINGGEORGE OLIVER SMITH
Frequent consultation of the watch or time-pieces is impolite, either when at home or abroad.
He could quite imagine they would look aghast as if he had spoken of something impolite.
THE WITNESSGRACE LIVINGSTON HILL LUTZ
WORDS RELATED TO IMPOLITE
- put down
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