Definisi 'primitive'

English to English
adjective
1 Of or pertaining to the beginning or origin, or to early times; original; primordial; primeval; first; as, primitive innocence; the primitive church. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

adjective satellite
2 belonging to an early stage of technical development; characterized by simplicity and (often) crudeness Terjemahkan
Example:
the crude weapons and rude agricultural implements of early man
primitive movies of the 1890s
primitive living conditions in the Appalachian mountains
source: wordnet30

3 little evolved from or characteristic of an earlier ancestral type Terjemahkan
Example:
archaic forms of life
primitive mammals
the okapi is a short-necked primitive cousin of the giraffe
source: wordnet30

4 used of preliterate or tribal or nonindustrial societies Terjemahkan
Example:
primitive societies
source: wordnet30

5 of or created by one without formal training; simple or naive in style Terjemahkan
Example:
primitive art such as that by Grandma Moses is often colorful and striking
source: wordnet30

noun
6 a person who belongs to an early stage of civilization Terjemahkan
source: wordnet30

7 a mathematical expression from which another expression is derived Terjemahkan
source: wordnet30

8 a word serving as the basis for inflected or derived forms Terjemahkan
Example:
`pick' is the primitive from which `picket' is derived
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9 An original or primary word; a word not derived from another; -- opposed to derivative. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913


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