barbarousness

  • 1 Barbarousness — Bar ba*rous*ness, n. The quality or state of being barbarous; barbarity; barbarism. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 barbarousness — index bestiality, cruelty Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 3 barbarousness — noun see barbarous …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 4 barbarousness — See barbarously. * * * …

    Universalium

  • 5 barbarousness — noun The state or quality of being barbarous …

    Wiktionary

  • 6 barbarousness — n. brutality, savageness; primitiveness …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 7 barbarousness — bar·ba·rous·ness …

    English syllables

  • 8 barbarousness — noun the quality of being shockingly cruel and inhumane • Syn: ↑atrocity, ↑atrociousness, ↑barbarity, ↑heinousness • Derivationally related forms: ↑barbarous, ↑atrocious (for: ↑ …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 9 Commonalty — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Commonalty >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 commonalty commonalty democracy Sgm: N 1 obscurity obscurity Sgm: N 1 low condition low condition low life low society low company Sgm: N 1 bourgeoisie bourgeoisie …

    English dictionary for students

  • 10 atrociousness — noun the quality of being shockingly cruel and inhumane • Syn: ↑atrocity, ↑barbarity, ↑barbarousness, ↑heinousness • Derivationally related forms: ↑barbarous (for: ↑barbarousness), ↑ …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 11 heinousness — noun the quality of being shockingly cruel and inhumane • Syn: ↑atrocity, ↑atrociousness, ↑barbarity, ↑barbarousness • Derivationally related forms: ↑barbarous (for: ↑barbarousness), ↑ …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 12 atrociousness — n. 1. the quality of being shockingly cruel and inhumane. Syn: atrocity, barbarity, barbarousness, heinousness. [WordNet 1.5] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 13 Barbarism — Bar ba*rism (b[aum]r b[.a]*r[i^]z m), n. [L. barbarismus, Gr. barbarismo s; cf. F. barbarisme.] 1. An uncivilized state or condition; rudeness of manners; ignorance of arts, learning, and literature; barbarousness. Prescott. [1913 Webster] 2. A… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 14 Gothicism — Goth i*cism, n. 1. A Gothic idiom. [1913 Webster] 2. Conformity to the Gothic style of architecture. [1913 Webster] 3. Rudeness of manners; barbarousness. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 15 heinousness — n. the quality of being shockingly cruel and inhumane. Syn: atrocity, atrociousness, barbarity, barbarousness. [WordNet 1.5] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 16 barbarous — adjective Etymology: Latin barbarus, from Greek barbaros foreign, ignorant Date: 15th century 1. a. uncivilized b. lacking culture or refinement ; Philistine 2. characterized by the occurrence of barbarisms …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 17 Transubstantiation — (in Latin, transsubstantiatio ) is the actual change of the substance of bread and wine into the Body and Blood of Christ occurring in the Eucharist according to the teaching of some Christian Churches, including the Roman Catholic Church, while… …

    Wikipedia

  • 18 The Great American Baseball Card Flipping, Trading and Bubble Gum Book — infobox Book | name = The Great American Baseball Card Flipping, Trading and Bubble Gum Book title orig = translator = image caption = author = Brendon C. Boyd Fred C. Harris illustrator = cover artist = country = United States language = English …

    Wikipedia

  • 19 barbarous — barbarously, adv. barbarousness, n. /bahr beuhr euhs/, adj. 1. uncivilized; wild; savage; crude. 2. savagely cruel or harsh: The prisoners of war were given barbarous treatment. 3. full of harsh sounds; noisy; discordant: an evening of wild and… …

    Universalium

  • 20 bestiality — bes·ti·al·i·ty /ˌbes chē a lə tē, ˌbēs / n: the crime of engaging in sexual relations with an animal see also crime against nature Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …

    Law dictionary