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barbarous

bar·ba·rous

barbarous

 
pronunciation:
bar b rs
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Word Combinations (adjective)
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: crude; uncivilized.
synonyms:
barbaric, coarse, crude, uncivilized, unrefined, vulgar
antonyms:
civilized
similar words:
barbarian, boorish, ill-mannered, inhuman, rude, savage, uncouth, unpolished, wild
definition 2: brutal; cruel.
synonyms:
barbaric, brutal, cruel, savage, wild
antonyms:
civilized, clement
similar words:
atrocious, barbarian, beastly, brute, brutish, coarse, cross, ferocious, fierce, inhuman, outrageous, pitiless, ruthless, truculent, uncouth, vicious
definition 3: violating accepted word usage.
synonyms:
crass, crude, discordant, ignorant, rough
similar words:
alien, foreign, nonstandard, outlandish, strange, vernacular, vulgar
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derivations: barbarously (adv.), barbarousness (n.)