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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishdiscourtesydis‧cour‧te‧sy /dɪsˈkɜːtəsi $ -ɜːr-/ noun (plural discourtesies) [countable, uncountable] formal  RUDE/IMPOLITEan action or behaviour that is not polite or does not show respect
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discourtesyIt was accounted great discourtesy to put any question to a guest before his wants had been satisfied.This discourtesy did not escape the notice of the press.
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