unculture

[uhn-kuhl-cher]

noun

the lack or absence of culture: Much modern fiction is a product of unculture.

Nearby words

  1. unctuarium,
  2. unctuosity,
  3. unctuous,
  4. unctuously,
  5. uncultivated,
  6. uncultured,
  7. uncurl,
  8. uncus,
  9. uncustomary,
  10. uncut

Origin of unculture

First recorded in 1615–25; un-1 + culture

Related formsun·cul·tured, adjective

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British Dictionary definitions for uncultured

uncultured

adjective

lacking good taste, manners, upbringing, and education
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