Spellcheck.net

Language:

English - United States Change

Enter your text below and click here to check the spelling

Definitions of savage

  1. To make savage. Webster Dictionary DB
  2. attack brutally and fiercely Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. a cruelly rapacious person Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. A human being in his native state of rudeness; one who is untaught, uncivilized, or without cultivation of mind or manners. Webster Dictionary DB
  5. A man of extreme, unfeeling, brutal cruelty; a barbarian. Webster Dictionary DB
  6. A person in a rude, uncivilized state; a fierce, brutal person. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  7. Savageness. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  8. A human being in a wild state: a brutal person: a barbarian. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  9. A wild person; barbarian; fierce or cruel person. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  10. A wild and uncivilized human being; brutal person; barbarian. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  11. A human being uncivilized; a barbarian; one of a brutal unfeeling disposition. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  12. An uncivilised human being; a fierce, merciless man; a barbarian. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  13. Savagely. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  14. (of persons or their actions) able or disposed to inflict pain or suffering; "a barbarous crime"; "brutal beatings"; "cruel tortures"; "Stalin's roughshod treatment of the kulaks"; "a savage slap"; "vicious kicks" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  15. marked by extreme and violent energy; "a ferocious beating"; "fierce fighting"; "a furious battle" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  16. Of or pertaining to the forest; remote from human abodes and cultivation; in a state of nature; wild; as, a savage wilderness. Webster Dictionary DB
  17. Wild; untamed; uncultivated; as, savage beasts. Webster Dictionary DB
  18. Uncivilized; untaught; unpolished; rude; as, savage life; savage manners. Webster Dictionary DB
  19. Characterized by cruelty; barbarous; fierce; ferocious; inhuman; brutal; as, a savage spirit. Webster Dictionary DB
  20. Wild: uncivilized: fierce: cruel: brutal. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  21. Wild; uncivilised; rude; fierce; cruel. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  22. Wild and untamed; uncivilized; cruel. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  23. Wild; uncultivated; untamed; uncivilized; unpolished; cruel; barbarous. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  24. Wild; uncultivated; untamed; rude; unpolished; fierce; brutal. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

Usage examples for savage

  1. You are like a little savage this afternoon. – Jill's Red Bag by Amy Le Feuvre
  2. You have indeed fallen into savage ways. – Springhaven A Tale of the Great War by R. D. Blackmore
X