savage


savage
01. Police are investigating a [savage] attack on an elderly couple in a city park last night.
02. The country has been the scene of [savage] ethnic violence over the past year, and thousands have lost their lives.
03. The [savage] dog lunged at the young boy.
04. An elderly man was attacked and [savagely] beaten by young thugs, for no apparent reason.
05. The early settler's diary speaks of their encounters with the noble [savages] who inhabited the area.
06. The first explorers described the native people of the islands as [savages] who ate human flesh.
07. The movie has been [savaged] in the press, and is expected to lose millions.
08. The governor is being [savaged] by members of his own party who are shocked by his deep involvement in the scandal.
09. They lived like [savages] in the wilds of Alaska for ten years with no heat, no electricity and no running water.
10. In a [savage] rage, he attacked his wife and beat her so badly she almost died.
11. We anchored our boat near a little unknown island, where the [savages] greeted us with gifts of food clothing.
12. Over 100 settlers were killed by cruel [savages] who burned the men alive.
13. The [savages] in that new land had their faces painted in wild colors and looked horribly fearsome.
14. The [savagery] of modern warfare is of a scale unheard of in human history.
15. Thoreau once said that the civilized man is a more experienced and wiser [savage].

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