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uncivilized

, uncivilised
(of a tribe or people) not yet civilized, esp preliterate
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It is the uncivilized free and wild thinking in Hamlet and the Iliad, in all the scriptures and mythologies, not learned in the schools, that delights us.
Upon nothing has so great and diligent ingenuity been brought to bear in all ages and in all countries, except the most uncivilized, as upon the invention of substitutes for water.
"I hope you'll deserve her." But he never looked at his daughter, and strode out of the room, leaving in the minds of the women a sense, half of awe, half of amusement, at the extravagant, inconsiderate, uncivilized male, outraged somehow and gone bellowing to his lair with a roar which still sometimes reverberates in the most polished of drawing-rooms.
The city's authorities came up with this notice following the complaint from citizens that the "(https://edition.cnn.com/2019/07/04/asia/china-jinan-beijing-bikini-intl-hnk/index.html) uncivilized phenomenon " of Beijing bikinis was damaging the city's image.
According to police, blocking or not giving way to emergency vehicles including ambulances and police cars is uncivilized behaviour, and causes delay in reaching the site of the emergency.
'The act of abandonment, by those sailing the Chinese fishing vessel of twenty-two Filipino fishermen aboard their anchored and stationary watercraft hit by them is uncivilized as it is outrageous,' Presidential Spokesman Salvador Panelo said in a statement.
However, Kuwait Municipality inspectors are doing their utmost to curtail this uncivilized phenomenon in an effort to enforce law and protect consumers.
In a statement, he said that using such insulting attributions for a religion was a clear sign of being a quite uncivilized person.
The Association of Female Lawyers of Liberia however, calls on the Government of Liberia to speedily bring to justice alleged perpetrators of such uncivilized and diabolical act, which is totally inconsistent with the status of civilized nation in the 21st century.
George made this call while addressing a press conference in his Ikoyi office, even as he also called on opponents, most especially the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) to stop making what he described as inciting, uncultured and uncivilized comments that could provoke violence.
Summary: Pune (Maharashtra), [India], Feb 8 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Parliament speech was uncivilized, said Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) president Sharad Pawar here on Friday.Ee
To a question, he said that the PTI members did not use uncivilized language against any parliamentary leader.