Cruel; stubborn.

Now the name of the man was Nabal; and the name of his wife Abigail: and she was a woman of good understanding, and of a beautiful countenance: but the man was CHURLISH and evil in his doings; and he was of the house of Caleb. ( 1 Samuel 1:1 Isaiah 25:3 )

Source: A King James Dictionary. (Used with permission. Copyright © Philip P. Kapusta)

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"Entry for 'Churlish'". A King James Dictionary.