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Meaning of OAFISH

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"

OAFISH is a 6 letter word that starts with O.


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



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Oaf"ish\, a.
Like an oaf; simple. -- {Oaf"ish*ness}, n.

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