use primitiveness in a sentence.
Qutb was particularly exercised by what he saw as the "primitiveness" of American values, not least in matters of sex.
For instance, he paused in the middle of reading his argument that archaeological searches for "primitiveness" were useless in the search for origins because all "primitive" cultures represented a decline from a star-going culture.
She accused me, however, of reveling in that primitiveness which is the last resort of the sophisticated -- like the log cabins the city folk fashion for themselves when they get up in the Adirondacks.
a certain "primitiveness" of outline, and a more concentrated style.
What I like about it is the struggle, the endeavor .... the primitiveness of it, the realness. '