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primitive

see definition of primitive
  • adjancient, original
  • adjbarbaric, crude
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Synonyms for primitive

adj ancient, original
  • archaic
  • basic
  • primeval
  • primordial
  • pristine
  • undeveloped
  • essential
  • first
  • fundamental
  • old
  • primary
  • earliest
  • early
  • elementary
  • primal
  • substratal
  • underivative
  • underived
  • underlying
  • unevolved

Antonyms for primitive

  • modern
  • new
  • auxiliary
  • minor
  • secondary
  • unimportant
  • cultured
  • current
  • present
  • sophisticated

More words related to primitive

aboriginal

adjective. belonging to one, existing in a place since prehistory
  • ancient
  • earliest
  • endemic
  • first
  • indigenous
  • native
  • original
  • primary
  • primeval
  • primitive
  • primordial

aborigine

noun. first inhabitant

antediluvian

adjective. out-of-date; prehistoric

antiquarian

adjective. old, ancient

archaic

adjective. very old

austere

adjective. grim, barren
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