uncivilized

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search
See also: uncivilised

English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the British spelling uncivilised, with the general spelling reform of "-ise" to "-ize".

Adjective[edit]

uncivilized (comparative more uncivilized, superlative most uncivilized)

  1. Crude, barbarous, wild, uncultured.
  2. Used to describe people who display a marked lack of manners as defined by a given culture.
  3. Used to describe behaviours deemed savage or inappropriate.

Translations[edit]