The definition of boorish is rude and ill-mannered.adjective
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Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio.
like or characteristic of a boor; rude; awkward; ill-mannered
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
Resembling or characteristic of a boor; rude and clumsy in behavior.
- boorˈish·ly adverb
- boorˈish·ness noun