Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Want of gentleness; harshness; severity; rudeness.
  • noun Want of politeness; incivility.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun obsolete Discourteousness, lack of proper breeding; unchivalrousness.
  • noun Harshness, roughness.

Etymologies

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From un- +‎ gentleness.

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