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Meaning of BOORISH

Pronunciation:  'bûrish

WordNet Dictionary
[adj]  ill-mannered and coarse and contemptible in behavior or appearance; "was boorish and insensitive"; "the loutish manners of a bully"; "her stupid oafish husband"; "aristocratic contempt for the swinish multitude"

BOORISH is a 7 letter word that starts with B.


 Synonyms: loutish, neandertal, neanderthal, oafish, swinish, unrefined



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Boor"ish\, a.
Like a boor; clownish; uncultured; unmannerly. --
{Boor"ish*ly}, adv. -- {Boor"ish*ness}, n.

      Which is in truth a gross and boorish opinion.

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