Part of speech: adverb


Part of speech: adjective

Wild and untamed; uncivilized; cruel.

Part of speech: noun

A wild and uncivilized human being; brutal person; barbarian.

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Usage examples "savage":

  1. He is still today as savage as the day I found him. - "The Adventures of Pinocchio", C. Collodi--Pseudonym of Carlo Lorenzini.
  2. With a savage laugh he sprang back across the room and took down the sword. - "A Son of the Immortals", Louis Tracy.
  3. So might some young savage have stood in the long ago, sending his challenge forth to those same hills. - "The Trumpeter Swan", Temple Bailey.