Definition of savagery noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    savagery

     noun
    noun
    NAmE//ˈsævɪdʒri//
     
    [uncountable]
     
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  1. 1behavior that is very cruel and violent synonym violence
  2. 2 The police were shocked by the savagery of the attacks. She replied with a savagery that took him by surprise.
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