2. Say “What do you mean?”
Force them to explain themselves – you’ll see how fast they run. Rude people usually do not like being put on the spot. They’re always a bit childish and selfish and “full of themselves” and they do NOT like being put on the spot.
3. Say “What makes you say that?”
This question displays empathy towards the person, which is totally unexpected. Some people are rude because they are stressed about something and lash out at someone else. Empathizing with them may actually calm them out and they might share their problems with you. A short temper can have many underlying issues.Hergossip