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primitive

US [ˈprɪmətɪv]
UK ['prɪmətɪv]
  • adj.原始的;远古的;(人类或动物)发展早期的;简陋的
  • n.文艺复兴前的艺术家(或作品);原始派画家(或作品)
  • Web原语;简单的;粗糙的
Plural Form:primitives  
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adj.
1.
[ubn]
原始的;远古的belonging to a very simple society with no industry, etc.
primitive tribes
原始部落
primitive beliefs
原始的信仰
2.
[ubn]
原始的;(人类或动物)发展早期的belonging to an early stage in the development of humans or animals
primitive man
原始人
3.
简陋的;落后的;发展水平低的very simple and old-fashioned, especially when sth is also not convenient and comfortable
The methods of communication used during the war were primitive by today's standards.
按今天的标准,大战时期使用的通讯方法非常落后。
The facilities on the campsite were very primitive.
营地的设施非常简陋。
4.
[ubn]
原始本能的very strong and not based on reason, as if from the earliest period of human life
a primitive instinct
原始本能
n.
1.
文艺复兴前的艺术家(或作品)an artist of the period before the Renaissance; an example of work from this period
2.
原始派画家(或作品)an artist who paints in a very simple style like a child; an example of the work of such an artist

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