Definition of

Impolite

  1. (adj, all) not polite

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Antonyms of Impolite

polite

Alternate forms of Impolite

Derivations: impoliteness

Origin of the word Impolite

  1. 1612, "unrefined, rough," from L. impolitus, from in- "not" + politus "polished" (see polite). Sense of "discourteous, ill-mannered" is from 1739. more

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