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However, these stances relativistically position ankle monitors as “better than” incarceration, and avoid tough conversations about the barbarism of the devices themselves.
COVID-19 HAS LED TO A WORRISOME UPTICK IN THE USE OF ELECTRONIC ANKLE MONITORSAMY NORDRUMOCTOBER 8, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
A barber having a dispute with a parish clerk on a point of grammar, the latter said it was a downright barbarism, indeed.
THE BOOK OF ANECDOTES AND BUDGET OF FUN;VARIOUS
This monstrous medley gave birth to the macaroni style, the very climax of barbarism.
A PHILOSOPHICAL DICTIONARY, VOLUME 1 (OF 10)FRANOIS-MARIE AROUET (AKA VOLTAIRE)
Tis funny to be thus of two civilisations—or, if you like, of one civilisation and one barbarism.
THE WORKS OF ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON - SWANSTON EDITION VOL. 25 (OF 25)ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON
Perhaps the influence of the Berber blood in the population helps to prolong this barbarism.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 4, PART 3VARIOUS
Every nation, even those which are but just emerging from barbarism, has its domestic animals.
BUFFON'S NATURAL HISTORY. VOLUME VII (OF 10)GEORGES LOUIS LECLERC DE BUFFON
The vitality of the Jewish ritual, when the nation had emerged from barbarism, was in its connections with a magnificent psalmody.
BEACON LIGHTS OF HISTORY, VOLUME IIJOHN LORD
It was a union of barbarism and of goldsmith's work, with the imposing and rugged architecture of the elements.
TOILERS OF THE SEAVICTOR HUGO
At one period of my life I entertained the idea that civilization never had grown, nor ever could grow, out of barbarism.
ANCIENT FAITHS AND MODERNTHOMAS INMAN
The inhabitants are in a state of entire barbarism and ignorance.
A NARRATIVE OF THE SHIPWRECK, CAPTIVITY AND SUFFERINGS OF HORACE HOLDEN AND BENJ. H. NUTEHORACE HOLDEN
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WORDS RELATED TO BARBARISM

  • barbarism
  • blunder
  • faux pas
  • gaffe
  • gaucherie
  • goof
  • immodesty
  • improperness
  • impudence
  • incongruity
  • incorrectness
  • indecency
  • indecorum
  • inelegance
  • rudeness
  • slip
  • solecism
  • unbecomingness
  • unfitness
  • unseemliness
  • unsuitability
  • unsuitableness
  • vulgarism
  • vulgarity
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