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Synonyms for violence
ˈvaɪ ə lənsvi·o·lence

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Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  1. violence, forcenoun

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

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

    Synonyms:
    power, military unit, furiousness, military group, force, vehemence, military force, force play, strength, ferocity, effect, wildness, force out, fierceness, fury, force-out, personnel, forcefulness

  2. ferocity, fierceness, furiousness, fury, vehemence, violence, wildnessnoun

    the property of being wild or turbulent

    "the storm's violence"

    Synonyms:
    fury, rage, delirium, emphasis, craze, frenzy, abandon, madness, wildness, force, vehemence, furiousness, ferocity, hysteria, fierceness

  3. violencenoun

    a turbulent state resulting in injuries and destruction etc.

    Synonyms:
    fury, vehemence, fierceness, wildness, ferocity, force, furiousness

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. violencenoun

    Synonyms:
    vehemence, impetuosity, boisterousness

  2. violencenoun

    Synonyms:
    passion, fury, fierceness, wildness, rage

  3. violencenoun

    Synonyms:
    outrage, injustice, injury, unlawfulness, sway or brute force, reign of terror

  4. violencenoun

    Synonyms:
    sharpness, acuteness, severity, poignancy, intensity

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. violencenoun

    Synonyms:
    force, impetuosity, vehemence, intensity, severity, wildness, fury, injury, violation, profanation, outrage, assault

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "violence":

    violent, abuse, violencia, gewalt, violences, force, assault, brutality

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How to use violence in a sentence?

  1. California Department:

    Earning additional credits can move up parole consideration of people convicted of nonviolent crimes who have served the full-term of the sentence for their primary offense, and who demonstrate that their release to the community would not pose an unreasonable risk of violence to the community.

  2. Jackson Chan:

    In June, two million took to the street and demonstrated peacefully, yet the government showed a complete disregard to the public opinion. Resultantly, escalation of violence is inevitable, the support for the movement in Hong Kong is clear, and the government should shoulder their political responsibility by responding to most of the demands, if not all.

  3. Jacob Frey:

    This is no longer about protesting, this is about violence and we need to make sure that it stops.

  4. White House:

    The ongoing violence in the regionseverely undermines the D-ISIS campaign, endangers civilians andreligious minoritiesand threatens the security of the entire region, the administration is resolved to maintain security in the region, the safety of civilians,and thecontinued detention of ISIS fighters.

  5. Thomas DiMassimo:

    I was thinking that I could get up on stage and take his podium away from him and take his mic away from him and send a message to all people out in the country who wouldn't consider themselves racist, who wouldn't consider themselves approving of what type of violence Donald Trump is allowing in his rallies, and send them a message that we can be strong, that we can find our strength and we can stand up against Donald Trump and against this new wave he's ushering in of truly just violent white supremacist ideas.


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