What does the word impolite mean?

    Part of speech: adverb

  • Impolitely.

  • Part of speech: noun


  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Lacking in politeness; rude.

Usage examples for impolite

  1. And least of all," said Mrs. Wilson, with a friendly smile, as she rose to leave the room, " would I suffer a fear of being impolite to endanger the happiness of a young woman intrusted to my care." – Precaution by James Fenimore Cooper
  2. " I have no objection," said Fred, after reflecting a moment, " if you think I have been so very impolite; but it will do no good." – Aunt Fanny's Story-Book for Little Boys and Girls by Frances Elizabeth Barrow