Synonyms for wild

Synonyms for (noun) wild

Synonyms: wild, wilderness

Definition: a wild and uninhabited area left in its natural condition

Usage: it was a wilderness preserved for the hawks and mountaineers

Similar words: geographic area, geographic region, geographical area, geographical region

Definition: a demarcated area of the Earth

Synonyms: state of nature, wild, natural state

Definition: a wild primitive state untouched by civilization

Usage: he lived in the wild; they collected mushrooms in the wild

Similar words: state

Definition: the way something is with respect to its main attributes

Usage: the current state of knowledge; his state of health; in a weak financial state

Synonyms for (adj) wild

Synonyms: tempestuous, wild, angry, furious, raging

Definition: (of the elements) as if showing violent anger

Usage: angry clouds on the horizon; furious winds; the raging sea

Similar words: stormy

Definition: (especially of weather) affected or characterized by storms or commotion

Usage: a stormy day; wide and stormy seas

Synonyms: wild, barbarian, barbaric, savage, uncivilised, uncivilized

Definition: without civilizing influences

Usage: barbarian invaders; barbaric practices; a savage people; fighting is crude and uncivilized especially if the weapons are efficient-Margaret Meade; wild tribes

Similar words: noncivilised, noncivilized

Definition: not having a high state of culture and social development

Synonyms: wild

Definition: deviating widely from an intended course

Usage: a wild bullet; he threw a wild pitch

Similar words: uncontrolled

Definition: not being under control; out of control

Usage: the greatest uncontrolled health problem is AIDS; uncontrolled growth

Synonyms: wild, gaga, crazy, dotty

Definition: intensely enthusiastic about or preoccupied with

Usage: crazy about cars and racing; he is potty about her

Similar words: enthusiastic

Definition: having or showing great excitement and interest

Usage: enthusiastic crowds filled the streets; an enthusiastic response; was enthusiastic about taking ballet lessons

Synonyms: waste, wild, godforsaken

Definition: located in a dismal or remote area; desolate

Usage: a desert island; a godforsaken wilderness crossroads; a wild stretch of land; waste places

Similar words: inhospitable

Definition: unfavorable to life or growth

Usage: the barren inhospitable desert; inhospitable mountain areas

Synonyms: wild, violent

Definition: (of colors or sounds) intensely vivid or loud

Usage: a violent clash of colors; her dress was a violent red; a violent noise; wild colors; wild shouts

Similar words: intense

Definition: possessing or displaying a distinctive feature to a heightened degree

Usage: intense heat; intense anxiety; intense desire; intense emotion; the skunk's intense acrid odor; intense pain; enemy fire was intense

Synonyms: wild

Definition: in a state of extreme emotion

Usage: wild with anger; wild with grief

Similar words: passionate

Definition: having or expressing strong emotions

Synonyms: fantastic, wild

Definition: fanciful and unrealistic; foolish

Usage: a fantastic idea of his own importance

Similar words: unrealistic

Definition: not realistic

Usage: unrealistic expectations; prices at unrealistic high levels

Synonyms: wild, risky, hazardous

Definition: involving risk or danger

Usage: skydiving is a hazardous sport; extremely risky going out in the tide and fog; a wild financial scheme

Similar words: dangerous, unsafe

Definition: involving or causing danger or risk; liable to hurt or harm

Usage: a dangerous criminal; a dangerous bridge; unemployment reached dangerous proportions

Synonyms: raving mad, wild

Definition: talking or behaving irrationally

Usage: a raving lunatic

Similar words: insane

Definition: afflicted with or characteristic of mental derangement

Usage: was declared insane; insane laughter

Synonyms: unwarranted, wild, baseless, groundless, idle, unfounded

Definition: without a basis in reason or fact

Usage: baseless gossip; the allegations proved groundless; idle fears; unfounded suspicions; unwarranted jealousy

Similar words: unsupported

Definition: not sustained or maintained by nonmaterial aid

Usage: unsupported accusations

Synonyms: untamed, wild

Definition: in a natural state; not tamed or domesticated or cultivated

Usage: wild geese; edible wild plants

Similar words: feral, ferine, savage

Definition: wild and menacing

Usage: a pack of feral dogs

Similar words: semi-wild

Definition: partially wild

Similar words: unbroken

Definition: not subdued or trained for service or use

Usage: unbroken colts

Similar words: undomesticated

Definition: not domesticated

Usage: a few undomesticated horses left

Synonyms: wild

Definition: marked by extreme lack of restraint or control

Usage: wild talk; wild parties

Similar words: disorderly, chaotic

Definition: completely unordered and unpredictable and confusing

Similar words: delirious, unrestrained, mad, excited, frantic

Definition: marked by uncontrolled excitement or emotion

Usage: a crowd of delirious baseball fans; something frantic in their gaiety; a mad whirl of pleasure

Similar words: frenzied, manic

Definition: affected with or marked by frenzy or mania uncontrolled by reason

Usage: a frenzied attack; a frenzied mob; the prosecutor's frenzied denunciation of the accused- H.W.Carter; outbursts of drunken violence and manic activity and creativity

Similar words: unsubdued

Definition: not brought under control

Usage: the horse remained unsubdued

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