1(Of a place or people) not considered to be socially, culturally, or morally advanced.
- But I think it is a necessary confrontation, a final break with the wild and uncivilized world from which Enkidu derives.
- Well, of course it couldn't be the uncivilized place that some people say it is.
- Surely, human life could not have started in those uncivilized places.
- Please don't be as uncivilized, thoughtless, and cruel as the monsters who committed these senseless acts.
- High, bright windows shone at us when children; told us of the happy life of music in those houses where the girls stepped daintily and smiled at us, a joke we thought uncivilised and cruel.
- This is to counter the dumb who don't think they are dumb, and are at the same time crude, uncivilised and unreasonable.
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