Barbarian synonyms and antonyms
Category: Part of speech:
Not domesticated or cultivated; wild:
Not civilized; barbarous; unenlightened
Designed for or appealing to sophisticated people
A style, originating among fans of punk rock, characterized by motley clothes, oddly clipped hair, etc.
Not polished; uncut; said of a gem.
An unscrupulous, dishonest person; a scoundrel.
Ill-mannered, discourteous, or insulting:
The definition of barbaric is something that is primitive or uncivilized.
The definition of coarse is something that has large particles, poor quality, a rough texture or something that is in bad taste.
(Archaic) Not known or familiar; strange
The definition of cruel is someone or something that deliberately causes pain or suffering.
A style characterized by black clothing, heavy, dark makeup, and a preoccupation with the themes of goth music (Literature) One of a race of brutes, who look and act similar to men, that inhabit the same land as the civilized Houyhnhnms. The wren, Troglodytes troglodytes.
A brutal, violent, lawless person; tough or hoodlum
Regarded as having changed little in evolutionary history. Not in scientific use:
A very large or powerful person or thing:
In science fiction, a being in or from outer space and not native to the Earth; extraterrestrial
A person with rude, clumsy manners and little refinement.
The definition of a bully is someone who is mean to others and who throws his weight around.
A tough, often aggressive or violent youth.
A member of a Germanic people that overran Gaul, Spain, and northern Africa in the fourth and fifth centuries ad and sacked Rome in 455.
Showing evidence of moral and intellectual advancement; humane, ethical, and reasonable:
Based on a certain amount of experience or factual knowledge:
Having what are considered the best qualities of human beings; kind, tender, merciful, sympathetic, etc.
The definition of polite is someone or something that exhibits consideration for others and socially acceptable behavior.
1822, T. Creevey, Reminiscences, 28 Jul:
The definition of a citizen is a person born in a place or a naturalized resident.
A permanent resident, as distinguished from a temporary resident or visitor
A rude, insensitive person; a boor.
Not cultured or cultivated:
Like or characteristic of a boor; rude; awkward; ill-mannered (Of soil) difficult to till, lacking pliancy; unmanageable
The definition of crass is something that is crude, insensitive and unrefined.
Not carefully made or done; rough
With no deductions; total; entire (Of animals) of bad breed
Slightly at odds with established standards of propriety; somewhat improper, offensive, or coarse:
Characterized by a lack of culture, refinement, taste, restraint, sensitivity, etc.; coarse; crude; boorish
(Slang) Incriminating information or evidence:
Having no obstructions or difficulties:
Any person of the class of small farmers or of farm laborers, as in Europe or Asia Alternative spelling of (mongrel dog) tyke
The definition of a Hun is a savage, particularly one of the 4th and 5th century Asian invaders of Europe lead by Attila, or an endearing nickname people use for each other.
A person who makes an ostentatious display of wealth and is often poorly educated or lacking in refinement. Synonym Study
implies a more primitive civilization than
and connotes great fierceness and cruelty a savage inquisition
connotes cruelty and brutality regarded as characteristic of primitive people
suggests crudeness and lack of restraint regarded as characteristic of primitive peoples barbaric splendor
basically refers to a civilization or people regarded as primitive, either without further connotation barbarian tribes or with the implication of lack of cultivation and refinement or of brutishness
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