savageness

  • 1 Savageness — Sav age*ness, n. The state or quality of being savage. [1913 Webster] Wolves and bears, they say, Casting their savageness aside have done Like offices of pity. Shak. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2 savageness — index brutality, cruelty Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 3 savageness — noun the property of being untamed and ferocious (Freq. 1) the coastline is littered with testaments to the savageness of the waters a craving for barbaric splendor, for savagery and color and the throb of drums • Syn: ↑savagery • Derivationally… …

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  • 4 savageness — noun see savage I …

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  • 5 savageness — See savagely. * * * …

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  • 6 savageness — noun The property of being or behaving savagely …

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  • 7 savageness — sav·age·ness || sævɪdÊ’nɪs n. state of being uncivilized; wildness, state of being untamed; cruelness, fierceness; ruthlessness, brutality; angriness, furiousness …

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  • 8 savageness — n. 1. Barbarism. 2. Cruelty, barbarousness, ferocity, barbarity …

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  • 9 savageness — sav·age·ness …

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  • 10 savageness — See: savage …

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  • 11 savagery — noun 1. the property of being untamed and ferocious the coastline is littered with testaments to the savageness of the waters a craving for barbaric splendor, for savagery and color and the throb of drums • Syn: ↑savageness • Derivationally… …

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  • 12 Kaliyan — was the sixth fragment of the primordial manifestation of Kroni (evil) according to Akilam, the source of Ayyavazhi mythology and the holy book of Ayyavazhi religion. Unlike other previous manifestations, Kaliyan spread in this yukam as maya… …

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  • 13 Brutalities — Brutality Bru*tal i*ty, n.; pl. {Brutalities}. [Cf. F. brutalit[ e].] 1. The quality of being brutal; inhumanity; savageness; pitilessness. [1913 Webster] 2. An inhuman act. [1913 Webster] The . . . brutalities exercised in war. Brougham. [1913… …

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  • 14 Brutality — Bru*tal i*ty, n.; pl. {Brutalities}. [Cf. F. brutalit[ e].] 1. The quality of being brutal; inhumanity; savageness; pitilessness. [1913 Webster] 2. An inhuman act. [1913 Webster] The . . . brutalities exercised in war. Brougham. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 15 Ferity — Fer i*ty, n. [L. feritas, from ferus wild.] Wildness; savageness; fierceness. [Obs.] Woodward. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 16 ferociousness — n. the trait of extreme cruelty. Syn: brutality, viciousness, savageness, savagery. [WordNet 1.5] It [Christianity] has adapted the ferociousness of war. Blair. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 17 Outspend — Out spend , n. Outlay; expenditure. [R.] [1913 Webster] A mere outspend of savageness. I. Taylor. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 18 Savagery — Sav age*ry (?; 277), n. [F. sauvagerie.] 1. The state of being savage; savageness; savagism. [1913 Webster] A like work of primeval savagery. C. Kingsley. [1913 Webster] 2. An act of cruelty; barbarity. [1913 Webster] The wildest savagery, the… …

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  • 19 Truculence — Tru cu*lence, Truculency Tru cu*len*cy, n. [L. truculentia.] The quality or state of being truculent; savageness of manners; ferociousness. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 20 Truculency — Truculence Tru cu*lence, Truculency Tru cu*len*cy, n. [L. truculentia.] The quality or state of being truculent; savageness of manners; ferociousness. [1913 Webster] …

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