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uncivilized

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adjective un·civ·i·lized \-ˈsi-və-ˌlīzd\

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

Full Definition of uncivilized

  1. 1 :  not civilized :  barbarous

  2. 2 :  remote from settled areas :  wild

Examples of uncivilized

  1. He was awakened at an uncivilized hour.

  2. They believe that capital punishment is uncivilized.



1607

First Known Use of uncivilized

1607


UNCIVILIZED Defined for Kids

uncivilized

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adjective un·civ·i·lized \ˌən-ˈsi-və-ˌlīzd\

Definition of uncivilized

  1. 1 :  having, relating to, or being like a culture that is not advanced

  2. 2 :  not having or showing good manners :  rude





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