Barbarous

Adjective

  • uncivilized, uncultured
  • (said of language) Not classical or pure.
  • Like a barbarian, especially in sound; noisy, dissonant.

    "I did but prompt the age to quit their cloggsBy the known rules of antient libertie,When strait a barbarous noise environs meOf Owles and Cuckoes, Asses, Apes and Doggs - I did but prompt the age to quit their cloggs, John Milton (1673)"

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