Sentence Examples


  • Various barbaric dynasties succeeded each other.
  • The coinage of a succeeding king, Hermaeus, indicates a barbaric irruption.
  • The conquerors, who were few in number, formed a small military aristocracy, living not in the towns, but in fortified villages, where the chiefs in their castles kept up a barbaric state, surrounded by their tribesmen.
  • His rugged features were unshaven, giving him the same barbaric appearance as those around him.
  • The barbaric elements were judiciously screened from view as a "mystery"; they were, indeed, here and there explicitly disavowed even by the initiated.