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Origin of troglodyte
OTHER WORDS FROM troglodytetrog·lo·dyt·ic [trog-luh-dit-ik], /ˌtrɒg ləˈdɪt ɪk/, trog·lo·dyt·i·cal, adjectivetrog·lo·dyt·ism [trog-luh-dahy-tiz-uhm], /ˈtrɒg lə daɪˌtɪz əm/, noun
Example sentences from the Web for troglodyte
Why should he care, if even more listeners tune in to his radio show for the next installment of troglodytic tastelessness?Rush Limbaugh’s Apology: Saving Conservative Line on Obamacare?|Michael Medved|March 5, 2012|DAILY BEAST
I doubt if ever a troglodytic ancestor of his had been as angry as Rodney was at that moment.The Real Adventure|Henry Kitchell Webster
Troglodytic dwellings are to be found in many other places in Dordogne (see Cave).
In fact he thought he was addressing Bickley and playing off on him a troglodytic practical joke.When the World Shook|H. Rider Haggard
Apparently they were under the impression that we had taken to troglodytic habits and required none.With Our Army in Palestine|Antony Bluett
At Meroe and Ptolemais937 in the Troglodytic the longest day consists of thirteen equinoctial hours.