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uncouth
used in Oliver Twist

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lacking refinement or cultivation or taste
  • Noah Claypole's mind might have been at ease after this assurance, but his body certainly was not; for he shuffled and writhed about, into various uncouth positions: eyeing his new friend meanwhile with mingled fear and suspicion.
    Chapter 42 — An Old Acquaintance of Oliver's, Exhibiting Decided Marks.... (69% in)

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