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heathenish

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of heathenish

  1. not civilized <believing that going to church in bare feet was heathenish, the missionaries made the natives wear shoes> Synonyms barbarian, barbaric, barbarous, heathen, savage, natural, Neanderthal (or Neandertal), rude, uncivil, uncivilized, uncultivated, wildRelated Words coarse, crude, primitive, rough; uncouth, unculturedNear Antonyms cultured, enlightened, humane, sophisticated; genteel, polished, polite, refined, urbane, well-bred; semicivilizedAntonyms civilized




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