Definitions for violence

Definitions for (noun) violence

Main entry: violence, force

Definition: an act of aggression (as one against a person who resists)

Usage: he may accomplish by craft in the long run what he cannot do by force and violence in the short one

Main entry: vehemence, wildness, violence, ferocity, fierceness, furiousness, fury

Definition: the property of being wild or turbulent

Usage: the storm's violence

Main entry: violence

Definition: a turbulent state resulting in injuries and destruction etc.

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