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One entry found for rude.
Main Entry: rude
Pronunciation: primarystressrüd
Function: adjective
Inflected Form(s): rud·er; rud·est
1 : being in a rough or unfinished state : roughly made
2 : not refined or cultured : UNCOUTH
3 : IMPOLITE
4 : being sudden and forceful <a rude awakening>
- rude·ly adverb
- rude·ness noun

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