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    • ancient in culture and customs; uncivilized.
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barbarous definition

  • adjective:
    • ancient in culture and customs; uncivilized.
    • Lacking refinement or tradition; coarse.
    • Characterized by savagery; really cruel. See Synonyms at cruel.
    • Marked because of the use or event of barbarisms in spoken or written language.
    • Not classical or pure.
    • uncivilized, uncultured
    • Like a barbarian, especially in sound; loud, dissonant.
    • Being in state of a barbarian; uncivilized; rude; peopled with barbarians.
    • international; adjusted to a barbaric flavor.
    • Cruel; ferocious; inhuman; merciless.
    • Contrary to the pure idioms of a language.
    • primitive in customs and culture
    • (of persons or their activities) ready or disposed to inflict discomfort or suffering
    • Primitive in culture and traditions; uncivilized.
    • Lacking refinement or tradition; coarse.
    • described as savagery; really cruel. See Synonyms at cruel.
    • Marked by the use or incident of barbarisms in talked or written language.
    • Not traditional or pure.
    • uncivilized, uncultured
    • Like a barbarian, particularly in noise; noisy, dissonant.
    • becoming inside condition of a barbarian; uncivilized; rude; peopled with barbarians.
    • Foreign; adapted to a barbaric taste.
    • Cruel; ferocious; inhuman; merciless.
    • Contrary to the pure idioms of a language.
    • primitive in customs and tradition
    • (of individuals or their actions) able or disposed to inflict pain or suffering
  • others:
    • international; perhaps not ancient or pure; abounding in barbarisms; of or pertaining to an illiterate people: applied to language, originally to languages of perhaps not Greek or Latin. See barbarism.
    • talking a foreign language; international; outlandish: placed on men and women. [Archaic.] See barbarian, n., 1.
    • described as or showing ignorance of arts and society; uncivilized; rude; crazy; savage: since, barbarous peoples, countries, or countries; barbarous habits or customs.
    • Pertaining to or characteristic of barbarians; adapted to your style of barbarians; barbaric; of outlandish character.
    • Cruel; ferocious; inhuman: since, barbarous treatment.
    • Harsh-sounding, like speech of barbarians: as, crazy and barbarous songs.
    • Synonyms Barbarian, Barbarous, Barbaric (see barbarian); ruthless, intense, fierce, bloody, savage, truculent.
    • Foreign; maybe not traditional or pure; abounding in barbarisms; of or related to an illiterate men and women: put on language, originally to languages of perhaps not Greek or Latin. See barbarism.
    • Speaking a foreign language; international; outlandish: put on folks. [Archaic.] See barbarian, n., 1.
    • described as or showing lack of knowledge of arts and civilization; uncivilized; rude; wild; savage: because, barbarous peoples, nations, or nations; barbarous habits or traditions.
    • regarding or characteristic of barbarians; adapted toward taste of barbarians; barbaric; of outlandish personality.
    • Cruel; ferocious; inhuman: as, barbarous therapy.
    • Harsh-sounding, like the speech of barbarians: as, wild and barbarous music.
    • Synonyms Barbarian, Barbarous, Barbaric (see barbarian); ruthless, intense, fierce, bloody, savage, truculent.
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