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  Words related to violence

Related / Similar Words: force, ferocity, fierceness, furiousness, fury, vehemence, wildness

 

Definition:
  • an act of aggression (as one against a person who resists); "he may accomplish by craft in the long run what he cannot do by force and violence in the short one";
  • the property of being wild or turbulent; "the storm''s violence";
  • a turbulent state resulting in injuries and destruction etc.;

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    Hyponyms: domestic violence, road rage, riot, public violence, rage

     

    Derivational Morphology: storm, force

     

    Language Translations:
    Afrikaans: geweld   Bulgarian: сила  
    Catalan: violència   Chinese: 暴力  
    Dutch: geweld   Estonian: vägivald  
    Finnish: väkivalta   French: violence  
    German: Gewalt   Greek: σφοδρότητα  
    Icelandic: ofbeldi   Interlingua: violentia  
    Japanese: 暴力   Korean: 폭력  
    Norwegian: vold   Polish: przemoc  
    Portuguese: violência   Slovene: nasilje  
    Spanish: violencia   Swedish: våld  
    Tagalog: bayolente   Telugu: హింస  
    Turkish: siddet  
     
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