What does barbaric mean?

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bɑrˈbær ɪkbar·bar·ic

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. barbarian, barbaric, savage, uncivilized, uncivilised, wild(adj)

    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"

  2. barbaric(adj)

    unrestrained and crudely rich

    "barbaric use of color or ornament"


  1. barbaric(Adjective)

    Of or relating to a barbarian; uncivilised, uncultured or uncouth.

    Eating baby seals alive is barbaric.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of barbaric in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of barbaric in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of barbaric in a Sentence

  1. Nasim Abu Arra:

    There is a barbaric campaign against the Syrian south.

  2. Denis Diderot:

    Poetry must have something in it that is barbaric, vast and wild.

  3. Uziel Castro:

    It was barbaric. Some were beheaded, others had their hearts or intestines ripped out.

  4. Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif:

    Such a barbaric act is not only un-Islamic but also inhuman, it is not honor killing, its just plain murder.

  5. French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius:

    All light must be shed on this barbaric act, and its perpetrators (must be) identified and brought to justice.

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