Synonyms of primeval
primeval or primaeval
1 earliestDictionary • a vast expanse of primeval swamp
earliest • This is the earliest confirmed case of AIDS in the world.
old • How did people manage in the old days before electricity?
original • The Dayaks were the original inhabitants of Borneo.
ancient • They believed ancient Greece and Rome were vital sources of learning.
primitive • primitive birds from the dinosaur era
first • The first men of this race lived like gods.
early • early man's cultural development
primal • Yeats's remarks about folklore and the primal religion
prehistoric • prehistoric cave painting
primordial • Twenty million years ago this was dense primordial forest.
2 primalDictionary • a primeval urge
natural • He has a natural flair for business.
basic • Access to justice is a basic right.
inherent • the dangers inherent in an outbreak of war
hereditary • In men, hair loss is hereditary.
instinctive • It's an instinctive reaction. If a child falls you pick it up.
innate • As a race, they have an innate sense of fairness.
congenital • When he was 17, he died of congenital heart disease.
inborn • It is clear that the ability to smile is inborn.
inbred • behaviour patterns that are inbred
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ancientAncient means belonging to the distant past, especially to the period in history before the end of the Roman Empire.
• They believed ancient Greece and Rome were vital sources of learning.
basicYou use basic to describe things, activities, and principles that are very important or necessary, and on which others depend.
• Access to justice is a basic right.
congenitalA congenital disease or medical condition is one that a person has had from birth, but is not inherited.
• When he was 17, he died of congenital heart disease.
Thesaurus for primeval from the Collins English Thesaurus