from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. The practice of living in caves or cavelike environments.
- n. The state or quality of being considered course, ignorant, uncultured, or unprogressive.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The state or condition of troglodytes; the habit of living in caves. See troglodyte.
“But are you a stupidist believer in troglodytism?”
This may seem unsurprising, given the red-meat troglodytism of recent years.
"Phoenician art, which issued, as it would seem, originally from mere troglodytism, was, from the time when it arrived at the need of ornament, essentially an art of imitation.