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If you describe a person as uncouth, you mean that their behaviour is rude, noisy, and unpleasant.      adj  
  (disapproval)   
(=coarse)  
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n.
to behave in a pretentious manner
fashionistas poncing around wearing designer earphones
exp.
finalize smth. successfully / in a positive manner
E.g.: The negotiations were tough, but they ended on a high note
v.
dance in a both sensual and provocative manner involving a low squatting stance while thrusting hips and buttocks movements suggesting a sexual acte
Ex.: In 2013, a pop star twerking on stage at the MTV VMA created a huge buzz on social networks making the term "twerk" popular worldwide and likely contributing towards its entry in the dictionary
exp.
behave in a manner that is commonly considered as specific to women
[Fam.] it is used most frequently when referring to men who show lack of courage or an excessive shyness or sensitivity. E.g Don't be a pussy; You're such a pussy
n.
person who is a specialist of make-up and who applies makeup in a professional manner
exp.
use the authority given by a position (in society, in a company etc.) to determine someone to act in a certain manner
E.g: He is not eager to attend the event, but he has to be there because his boss pulled rank on him.
exp.
a misfit; something or someone looking/behaving in a manner that comes in contradiction with the general context
n.
Autres temps, autres moeurs
n.
habit somptueux ne donne pas les bonnes manières
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