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uncivilized

[uhn-siv-uh-lahyzd] /ʌnˈsɪv əˌlaɪzd/
adjective
1.
not civilized or cultured; barbarous.
Origin of uncivilized
1600-1610
First recorded in 1600-10; un-1 + civilized
Related forms
uncivilizedly
[uhn-siv-uh-lahy-zid-lee, -lahyzd-] /ʌnˈsɪv əˌlaɪ zɪd li, -ˌlaɪzd-/ (Show IPA),
adverb
uncivilizedness, noun
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uncivilized

/ʌnˈsɪvɪˌlaɪzd/
adjective
1.
(of a tribe or people) not yet civilized, esp preliterate
2.
lacking culture or sophistication
Derived Forms
uncivilizedly, uncivilisedly (ʌnˈsɪvɪˌlaɪzɪdlɪ) adverb
uncivilizedness, uncivilisedness, noun
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Word Origin and History for uncivilized
adj.

c.1600, "barbarous," from un- (1) "not" + past participle of civilize. Uncivil in the same sense is recorded from 1550s.

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