Synonyms for unrefined

Synonyms for (adjective) unrefined

Synonyms: unrefined

Definition: (used of persons and their behavior) not refined; uncouth

Usage: how can a refined girl be drawn to such an unrefined man?

Similar words: agrestic

Definition: (of behavior) rustic and uncouth

Usage: the agrestic behavior of a country boy


Similar words: artless, uncultivated, uncultured

Definition: (of persons) lacking art or knowledge


Similar words: swinish, neandertal, neanderthal, oafish, loutish, boorish

Definition: ill-mannered and coarse and contemptible in behavior or appearance

Usage: was boorish and insensitive; the loutish manners of a bully; her stupid oafish husband; aristocratic contempt for the swinish multitude


Similar words: coarse, common, vulgar, uncouth, rough-cut

Definition: lacking refinement or cultivation or taste

Usage: he had coarse manners but a first-rate mind; behavior that branded him as common; an untutored and uncouth human being; an uncouth soldier--a real tough guy; appealing to the vulgar taste for violence; the vulgar display of the newly rich


Similar words: crass

Definition: (of persons) so unrefined as to be lacking in discrimination and sensibility


Similar words: rude, yokelish, lowbred, bounderish, underbred, ill-bred

Definition: (of persons) lacking in refinement or grace


Similar words: low

Definition: unrefined in character

Usage: low comedy


Similar words: robust

Definition: rough and crude

Usage: a robust tale


Similar words: rough

Definition: (of persons or behavior) lacking refinement or finesse

Usage: she was a diamond in the rough; rough manners


Similar words: rough-spoken

Definition: rude or uncouth in speech


Similar words: ungentlemanlike, ungentlemanly

Definition: not befitting a gentleman


Similar words: unladylike

Definition: lacking the behavior or manner or style considered proper for a lady