adjective. ['ˈætəvɪstɪk'] characteristic of an atavist.
- -istic (English)
- -ic (English)
- atavism (English)
- atavisme (French)
Words that Rhyme with Atavistic
Example sentences of the word atavistic
Advocates of horizontal organisation, such as author Wendell Krossa, maintain that vertical organisation is based on the atavistic structures of power and coercion and is kept in place by competition for power.