Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Savage character or condition; the state of being rude, uncivilized, or barbarous; barbarism.
  • noun Wild, fierce, or untamed disposition, instincts, or habits; cruelty; barbarity; savagery.
  • noun Fierceness: ferocity; rabid impetuosity.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun The state or quality of being savage.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun The property of being savage or behaving savagely.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun the property of being untamed and ferocious

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

savage +‎ -ness

Examples

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.