savage

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Definizione monolingua savage


savage


Verb

savage (third-person singular simple present savages, present participle savaging, simple past and past participle savaged) (transitive)


  1. To attack or assault someone or something ferociously or without restraint.
  2. (figuratively) To criticise vehemently.
    His latest film was savaged by most reviewers.
  3. (of an animal) To attack with the teeth
Noun

savage (plural savages)


  1. (pejorative) An uncivilized or feral human; a barbarian.
    • 1847, Benjamin Disraeli, Tancred: or The New Crusade, page 251
      Well, my lord, I dont know, said Freeman with a sort of jolly sneer; we have been dining with the savages.
      They are not savages, Freeman.
      Well, my lord, they have not much more clothes, anyhow; and as for knives and forks, there is not such a thing known.
  2. (figuratively) A defiant person.
Adjective

savage (comparative more savage, superlative most savage)


  1. wild; not cultivated
  2. barbaric; not civilized
    • 1719- Daniel Defoe, Robinson Crusoe
      ...I observed a place where there had been a fire made, and a circle dug in the earth, like a cockpit, where I supposed the savage wretches had sat down to their human feastings upon the bodies of their fellow-creatures.
  3. fierce and ferocious
  4. brutal, vicious, or merciless
    The woman was killed in a savage manner.
  5. (UK, slang) unpleasant or unfair
    Ill see you in detention.
    Ah, savage!


Definizione italiano>inglese savage

crudele
  fierce and ferocious
  Brutal, vicious or merciless
selvaggio
  Wild, not cultivated
  Barbaric, not civilized
feroce
  fierce and ferocious
  Marked by extreme and violent energy.
brutale
  fierce and ferocious
impietoso
  Brutal, vicious or merciless
primitivo
  Barbaric, not civilized
arrabbiato
atroce
barbaro
belluino
efferato
furioso
incivile
selvatico
truce

Altri significati:


Traduzione 'veloce'


crudele |selvaggio |feroce |brutale |impietoso |primitivo |arrabbiato |atroce |barbaro |belluino |efferato |furioso |incivile |selvatico |truce |


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