What is the opposite of civilized?

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Adjective
Opposite of having or showing a taste for the fine arts and gracious living
Adjective
Opposite of upstanding, especially law-abiding
“Criminals are some of the most degenerate human beings on our planet.”
Adjective
Opposite of elegant and cultured in appearance, manner, or taste
Adjective
Opposite of polite, having good manners
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Opposite of following the established traditions of good taste
“The discussion of crass or taboo matters would constitute improper conversation within our cultured circle.”
Adjective
(of a country) Opposite of having advanced infrastructure as well as social and economic systems
“Many people find developing countries to be appealing destinations for adventure.”
Adjective
Opposite of having or showing compassion or benevolence
Adjective
Opposite of obeying the laws of society
Adjective
Opposite of well-behaved
Adjective
(of a person) Opposite of charming or captivating in nature
Adjective
Opposite of habitable (see inflammable for usage note)
Adjective
Opposite of relating to hominoid primates
Adjective
Opposite of smooth in manner
Adjective
(zoology, botany) Opposite of tending to group with others of the same kind
Adjective
Opposite of marked by the presence of humans
“I am a true skeptic and I do not believe this house is haunted by spiritual beings.”
Verb
(of countries) Opposite of to have become technologically advanced
“The corrupt leader's actions antiquated his already backwards nation.”
Verb
Opposite of past tense for to bring (a place or people) to a stage of social and cultural development considered to be more advanced
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