PRIMITIVE MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Primitive Definition & Synonyms

  1. (a.) Of or pertaining to a former time; old-fashioned; characterized by simplicity; as, a primitive style of dress.
  2. (a.) Original; primary; radical; not derived; as, primitive verb in grammar.
  3. (n.) An original or primary word; a word not derived from another; -- opposed to derivative.
  4. (a.) Of or pertaining to the beginning or origin, or to early times; original; primordial; primeval; first; as, primitive innocence; the primitive church.


Synonyms:
Archaic, Crude, Rude,

• Primitiveness Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) The quality or state of being primitive; conformity to primitive style or practice.


Synonyms:
Crudeness, Crudity,

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