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Correct spelling:
uncivilized
Definition:
without civilizing influences; " barbarian invaders"; " barbaric practices"; " a savage people"; " fighting is crude and uncivilized especially if the weapons are efficient"- Margaret Meade; " wild tribes"
Synonyms:
discourteous (adjective)
coarse, uncouth, disrespectful, discourteous, uncivil, crude, impertinent, impolite, rude, ill-mannered, vulgar, caddish, contemptuous, brash, brutish, barbarous, tactless.
Other synonyms:
uncivilised, noncivilized, barbaric, barbarian, wild, noncivilised, savage.
Examples of usage:
  1. They are to uncivilized youth what the Greek Mysteries were to Greek youth, and what colleges and universities are to the youth of Europe and America, though perhaps more successful than these last as places of moral and religious instruction. - "The Fairy-Faith in Celtic Countries", W. Y. Evans Wentz.
  2. And there seems never to have been an uncivilized tribe, a race, or nation of civilized men who have not had some form of belief in an unseen world, peopled by unseen beings. - "The Fairy-Faith in Celtic Countries", W. Y. Evans Wentz.
  3. Those nations which live solely, or even chiefly, upon one or two kinds of staple foods, such as rice, potatoes, corn- meal, or yams, do so solely because they are too poor to afford other kinds of food, or too lazy, or too uncivilized, to get them; and instead of being healthier and longer- lived than civilized races, they are much more subject to disease and live only about half as long. - "A Handbook of Health", Woods Hutchinson.

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