Simple Definition of uncivilized
: not polite, reasonable, or respectful
: showing no concern for the well-being of people or for the proper way to behave toward people
: not having the kinds of social systems, technologies, etc., that are seen in most modern societies
Examples of uncivilized
He was awakened at an uncivilized hour.
They believe that capital punishment is uncivilized.
First Known Use of uncivilized
UNCIVILIZED Defined for Kids
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