- Antonyms of RUDE:
- civil, polite, later, refined, processed, late, civilized, cultured, elegant, humane, tender, courtly, delicate, graceful, nice, urbane.
- Examples of usage:
It's not like him to be rude.
"Aurora the Magnificent",Gertrude Hall.
On a rude bench in front of his house sat the chief.
"The Coral Island",R.M. Ballantyne.
Again silence fell upon the room- a silence so profound that every insect's stir was a rude interruption.
"Victor Ollnee's Discipline",Hamlin Garland.
- It's not like him to be rude.
- lay reader, lector, layman, layperson, secular.