- Opposite words for rude:
- civil, elegant, humane, civilized, nice, delicate, late, tender, processed, refined, courtly, graceful, polite, later, urbane, cultured.
- Usage samples:
" I shall risk being rude in my rough way," said Barclay in a low voice, " and repeat my words.
"The Master of the Ceremonies",George Manville Fenn.
Mr. Faversham, I ask your pardon, that I was so rude.
"The Mating of Lydia",Mrs. Humphry Ward.
The gentleman I am with is a sort of cousin of mine and we don't get on very well; but I mustn't be rude.
"An Amiable Charlatan",E. Phillips Oppenheim.
And I am sure I beg your pardon if I was rude.
"Not Like Other Girls",Rosa N. Carey.
- " I shall risk being rude in my rough way," said Barclay in a low voice, " and repeat my words.