Meaning of PRIMITIVE in English

PRIMITIVE

n. 25B6; adjective

primitive times : ANCIENT, earliest, first, prehistoric, antediluvian, primordial, primeval, primal.

primitive peoples : UNCIVILIZED, barbarian, barbaric, barbarous, savage, ignorant, uncultivated.

primitive tools : CRUDE, simple, rough (and ready), basic, rudimentary, unrefined, unsophisticated, rude, makeshift.

primitive art : SIMPLE, natural, unsophisticated, unaffected, undeveloped, unpretentious.

sophisticated, civilized.

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