Definition of uncouth adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ʌnˈkuːθ//
; NAmE NAmE//ʌnˈkuːθ//
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(of a person or their behaviour) rude or socially unacceptable synonym coarse uncouth laughter an uncouth young man Word Origin Old English uncūth ‘unknown’, from un- ‘not’ + cūth (past participle of cunnan ‘know, be able’).
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: uncouth