Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / savage
FEEDBACK

EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB

On this level, Mankiewicz’s film is a masterwork of subversion, a precursor to films that savaged the American love affair with normalcy—“The Graduate,” “Blue Velvet,” “American Beauty,” and “Fight Club” among them.
‘ALL ABOUT EVE’ AT 70TOM JOUDREYSEPTEMBER 25, 2020WASHINGTON BLADE
Stephanopoulos is a TV newsman, and Savage is a sex columnist.
POLITICS REPORT: A POLL AND A COURT RULING IN KEY COUNCIL RACESCOTT LEWISAUGUST 22, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
Shades of Rousseau’s exaltation of the noble savage, within us and without.
JUST BECAUSE IT’S NATURAL DOESN’T MEAN IT’S GOOD - ISSUE 89: THE DARK SIDEDAVID P. BARASHAUGUST 19, 2020NAUTILUS
On the day it was ratified in Mississippi, on March 22, 1984, Savage said that the action “reaffirms the right of women to participate in government in Mississippi.”
MISSISSIPPI DIDN'T RATIFY THE 19TH AMENDMENT UNTIL 1984. HERE'S WHY SOME STATES WAITED DECADESSUYIN HAYNESAUGUST 17, 2020TIME
Under so many savage blows, the labouring mountains brought forth Turks.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
It makes out of the savage raw material which is our basal mental stuff, a citizen.
THE SALVAGING OF CIVILISATIONH. G. (HERBERT GEORGE) WELLS
Yet a child coming under the humanising influences of culture soon gets far away from the level of the savage.
CHILDREN'S WAYSJAMES SULLY
A primitive savage makes a bow and arrow in a day: it takes him a fortnight to make a bark canoe.
THE UNSOLVED RIDDLE OF SOCIAL JUSTICESTEPHEN LEACOCK
Savage troopers urged their horses into the water and slashed cowering women with their sabers.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
Now it seemed to crouch as though ready to spring, and I could hear the savage growling as of some beast of prey.
UNCANNY TALESVARIOUS

WORDS RELATED TO SAVAGE

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

WORD OF THE DAY

billowverb | [bil-oh ]SEE DEFINITION