Definitions For Barbarous


  • Primitive in customs and culture
  • (of persons or their actions) able or disposed to inflict pain or suffering

Is Barbarous a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Barbarous is worth 13 points in Scrabble and 16 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Barbarous in a Sentence

  • The barbarous treatment of the native peoples of the New World by those bent on conquest at any cost
  • An aunt who abhors barbarous behavior such as eating with your fingers

Synonyms for Barbarous

Antonyms for Barbarous

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