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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Having existed from the beginning.

Usage examples (34)
  • I think its some kind of primeval impulse or survival instinct since some snakes are dangerous to people.
  • There was something in this north country — a kind of primeval force — that unsettled one's educated beliefs.
  • It began in primeval savagery.
  • All these catastrophes, so crushing, so unexpected, filled him with a kind of primeval terror. for more
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