What is uncivilized?

  • (adj): Without civilizing influences.
    Example: "Fighting is crude and uncivilized especially if the weapons are efficient"-Margaret Meade
    Synonyms: barbarian, barbaric, savage, uncivilised, wild

Some articles on uncivilized:

Dawes Act - The Indian Problem
... that was of social norm in the United States at the time, was seen as both unacceptable and uncivilized and by the end of the 1880s, a general consensus seemed to arise ... forever of their “Indian problem,” to relieve themselves of their impoverished, uncivilized counterparts and replace them with independent Americanized Christian agricultural society ... as citizens of the country they would shed their uncivilized discourses and ideologies, and exchange them for ones that allowed them to become industrious self-supporting citizens, and finally rid ...
Barbarian - Etymology - Semantics
... A rude, wild, uncivilized person ... Romans) ‘not Latin nor Greek,’ then ‘pertaining to those outside the Roman empire’ hence ‘uncivilized, uncultured,’ and later ‘non-Christi ... generic pejorative term for a 'powerful foreigner with uncouth, uncivilized, nonurban culture who was militarily skilled and somewhat heroic, but inclines to violence and cruelty' – yet not a 'savage' or a 'wild man ...