Boor GRE Vocabulary Flashcard
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a rude and crude person who does not care about other people’s feelings, philistine, yahoo, churl, loudmouth, oaf, clod, roughneck, ill-mannered person, lout, barbarian, vulgarism, thug, peasant, yob
Rude people or boors are everywhere, so it’s essential for gracious, polite people to know how to deal with them. However, it’s often difficult to maintain your own manners when someone else is disrespectful.
While it would be nice to avoid them altogether, it’s impossible in some situations. So you need to figure out a strategy of how to behave around them. There are quite a few different ways to handle these people.
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