HyperDic: primitive_person

English > 1 sense of the expression primitive person:
NOUNperson primitive person, primitivea person who belongs to an early stage / stage of civilization
English > primitive person: 1 sense > noun 1, person
MeaningA person who belongs to an early stage / stage of civilization.
NarrowerAryan, Indo-EuropeanA member of the prehistoric people who spoke Proto-Indo European
Basket MakerEarly Amerindians related to the Pueblo
Heidelberg man, Homo heidelbergensisA type of primitive man who lived in Europe
Mound Builderprehistoric Amerindians who built altar mounds
Piltdown man, Piltdown hoaxA supposedly primitive man later proven to be a hoax
autochthonThe earliest known inhabitants of a region
caveman, cave man, cave dweller, troglodytesomeone who lives in a cave
missing link, ape-manhypothetical organism formerly thought to be intermediate between apes and human beings
savage, barbarianA member of an uncivilized people
wild man, feral manA person who is not socialized / socialized
Broaderperson, individual, someone, somebody, mortal, soulA human being

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