discourtesy

 /dɪsˈkɜːtɪsɪ/

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WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2016
dis•cour•te•sy /dɪsˈkɝtəsi/USA pronunciation   n., pl. -sies. 
  1. lack of courtesy;
    bad manners;
    rudeness[uncountable]They have to endure the discourtesy of the city every day.
  2. a discourteous or impolite act[countable]They did me a discourtesy by not telling me about the meeting.

WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2016
dis•cour•te•sy  (dis kûrtə sē), 
n., pl. -sies. 
  1. lack or breach of courtesy;
    incivility;
    rudeness.
  2. a discourteous or impolite act.
Etymology:
  • dis-1 + courtesy 1545–55


Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::

discourtesy /dɪsˈkɜːtɪsɪ/ n ( pl -sies)
  1. bad manners; rudeness
  2. a rude remark or act



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