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un·civ·i·lized

 (ŭn-sĭv′ə-līzd′)
adj.
Not civilized; barbarous.

un·civ′i·liz′ed·ly (-lī′zĭd-lē, -līzd′lē) adv.

uncivilized

(ʌnˈsɪvɪˌlaɪzd) or

uncivilised

adj
1. (Anthropology & Ethnology) (of a tribe or people) not yet civilized, esp preliterate
2. lacking culture or sophistication
uncivilizedly, uncivilisedly adv
unˈciviˌlizedness, unˈciviˌlisedness n

un•civ•i•lized

(ʌnˈsɪv əˌlaɪzd)

adj.
not civilized or cultured; barbarous.
[1600–10]
un•civ′i•liz`ed•ly, adv.
un•civ′i•liz`ed•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.uncivilized - without civilizing influencesuncivilized - 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"
noncivilised, noncivilized - not having a high state of culture and social development

uncivilized

adjective
1. primitive, wild, savage, barbarian, illiterate, uneducated, barbaric, barbarous non-Western countries which did not wish to appear backward or uncivilized

uncivilized

adjective
Translations
necivilizovaný
uciviliseret
sivistymätön
neciviliziran
未開の
야만적인
ociviliserad
ซึ่งไร้อารยธรรม
chưa được khai hóa

uncivilized

[ˈʌnˈsɪvɪlaɪzd] ADJ
1. (= primitive) [people, country] → poco civilizado (fig) → bárbaro
2. (= socially unacceptable) [conditions, activity] → inaceptable; [person, behaviour] → grosero
3. (= early) at this uncivilized houra estas horas tan intempestivas

uncivilized

[ˌʌnˈsɪvɪlaɪzd] uncivilised (British) adj
(= primitive) [people, country] → non civilisé(e)
(= socially and morally unacceptable) [person, behaviour, treatment, conditions] → barbare
(humorous) at an uncivilized hour → à une heure indue

uncivilized

adj country, tribe, behaviourunzivilisiert; (inf) habitbarbarisch; sorry to wake you at this uncivilized hour (inf: = early) → entschuldige, dass ich dich zu nachtschlafender or einer so unchristlichen Zeit wecke (inf)

uncivilized

[ʌnˈsɪvɪˌlaɪzd] adj (tribe, people) → selvaggio/a; (behaviour, conditions) → incivile, barbaro/a

uncivilized

غَيْرُ مُتَحَضِّر necivilizovaný uciviliseret unzivilisiert απολίτιστος incivilizado sivistymätön barbare neciviliziran incivile 未開の 야만적인 onbeschaafd usivilisert niecywilizowany não civilizado нецивилизованный ociviliserad ซึ่งไร้อารยธรรม ilkel chưa được khai hóa 不文明的
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As Aritman's statement reveals, the modernist conception regards the headscarf as a sign of 'backwardness' and 'uncivilizedness'.