Mannerly and Rude


Mannerly adjective - Showing consideration, courtesy, and good manners.
Usage example: a mannerly child is welcome everywhere

Rude is an antonym for mannerly in polite topic.

Nearby Words: manner, mannered


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

Mannerly is an antonym for rude in topics: impolite, crude, disrespectful, sudden.

Nearby Words: rudeness, rudely
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