Decent and Rude


Decent adjective - Conforming to a high standard of morality or virtue.

Rude is an antonym for decent in kind topic.

Nearby Words: decency, decently


Rude adjective - Showing a lack of manners or consideration for others.
Usage example: it's rude to call someone “ugly”

Decent is an antonym for rude in topics: impolite, disrespectful.

Nearby Words: rudeness, rudely

Both words in one sentence

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