Pronunciation of Primaeval
/pɹa͡ɪmˈiːvə͡l/, /pɹaɪmˈiːvəl/, /p_ɹ_aɪ_m_ˈiː_v_əl/
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Usage examples for primaeval:
- Holding, as I do, the primaeval unity of the human race, I see in that race the same inclination to sport into fresh varieties, the same competition of species between those varieties, which Mr. Darwin has pointed out among plants and mere animals. - "The Ancien Regime", Charles Kingsley.
- Country life- the primaeval calling of men- how graceful and pure it might be! - "The Ancien Regime", Charles Kingsley.
- The curtain, rose on a " glade in the forest primaeval," as was announced by the dozen playbills which did duty for the audience. - "Half a Dozen Girls", Anna Chapin Ray.