Impertinence vs Impoliteness - What's the difference?

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As nouns the difference between impertinence and impoliteness

is that impertinence is (uncountable) lack of pertinence; irrelevance while impoliteness is the state of being impolite; incivility; rudeness.

impertinence

English

Noun

  • (uncountable) Lack of pertinence; irrelevance.
  • (countable) An instance of this; a moment of being impertinent.
  • (uncountable) The fact or character of being out of place; inappropriateness.
  • insolence.
  • impoliteness

    English

    Noun

  • The state of being impolite; incivility; rudeness.
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