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rudimentary

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of rudimentary

  1. 1 belonging to or characteristic of an early level of skill or development rudimentary shelters built by prehistoric peoples Synonyms of rudimentary crude, low, rude, primitiveWords Related to rudimentary basic, simple, uncomplicated; homely, homespun, unsophisticated; early, embryonic, primeval, primordial; backward, underdeveloped, undeveloped; aged, ancient, antediluvian, antiquated, antique, dated, fusty, hoary, musty, obsolete, old, oldfangled, old-fashioned, old-time, out-of-date, outworn, passé, past, quaint, unmodernizedNear Antonyms of rudimentary complex, complicated, intricate, involved, sophisticated; full-blown, grown, mature, matured, perfected, ripe, ripened; civilized, cultivated, enlightened, refined; contemporary, current, latest, mod, modern, modernistic, new, newfangled, new-fashioned, novel, now, present-day, space-age, state-of-the-art, supermodern, ultramodern, up-to-dateAntonyms of rudimentary advanced, developed, evolved, high, higher, late

  2. 2 of or relating to the simplest facts or theories of a subject had only a rudimentary knowledge of science Synonyms of rudimentary abecedarian, basal, basic, beginning, elemental, essential, fundamental, introductory, meat-and-potatoes, rudimental, elementary, underlyingWords Related to rudimentary primal, primary, prime, simple; crude, primeval, primitive, primordial, rude, uncomplicated; preliminary, preparatory; crucial, important, keyNear Antonyms of rudimentary complex, sophisticated; complicated, convoluted, detailed, elaborate, extensive, intricate; developed, evolved, high, higher, refinedAntonyms of rudimentary advanced



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