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barbarian

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of barbarian

  1. not civilized <people who were regarded as barbarian by the ancient Romans> Synonyms savage, barbaric, barbarous, heathen, heathenish, 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


barbarian

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of barbarian

  1. an uncivilized person <in those times European explorers tended to regard any people having a different language, culture, or religion as a race of barbarians> Synonyms heathen, savageRelated Words Neanderthal, primitive; noble savage



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