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The presidential campaigns of Jackson became the leading left-liberal resistance to the viciousness of Reagan Republicanism.

In the end, Hollow pulled out a withering attack that outpaced Budden both in speed and viciousness.

"What we learned firsthand was the viciousness and the lack of any morality on the part of Boko Haram," Jackson Lee said.

She added: “The scale of viciousness of the abuses being perpetrated by elements on both sides almost defies belief.”

I knew that people would be upset, but the viciousness of the response has been shocking.

And the selfishness that sometimes cropped out in his character was not viciousness, but the natural outcome of over-indulgence.

Don't intensify the viciousness of the public-house by assuming the place isn't fit for women and children.

His bridle rein was broken, and caught at his feet as he moved about, throwing up his head in fright as much as viciousness.

Apparently the extreme viciousness of her doctrine escaped notice.

The wind was not only icy and cutting, but of a sharp viciousness that made it impossible to hear or to see.


On this page you'll find 57 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to viciousness, such as: enmity, hate, hatefulness, hatred, hostility, and malevolence.

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