A rude hut.
A rude awakening.
A rude appraisal.
Which do you find the most rude? Staring, pointing, farting loudly, whistling, or asking how someone died?
Faced rude winds; received a rude shock.
A rude reply.
An example of rude is bumping into someone and not saying "Excuse me."
An example of rude is when you engage in an inappropriate discussion about sex.
Was offended by his rude behavior.
In rude health.
Origin of rude
- Middle English from Old French unrefined, harsh from Latin rudis in a natural state, crude, ignorant
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- From Middle English, from Old French, from Latin rudis (“rough, raw, rude, wild, untilled").