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The (now offensive) noun sense “a member of a preliterate people regarded as uncivilized” dates from the second half of the 16th century. The senses “cruel, brutal person” and “rude, uncouth person” both date from the early 17th century.
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An idea out of nowhere The Young Dems first came up with the idea for the bill over the summer, when Savage had an epiphany while poring over education-related legislation proposed for the 2020 legislative session.
With fertilizer, Savage explains, plants should get bigger, because they’ll make more sugar.
State budgets had been savaged during the 2007-2009 Great Recession and officials were desperate for federal funding.The telling things Barack Obama wrote — and didn’t mention — about his education policies in new memoir|Valerie Strauss|December 2, 2020|Washington Post
Savage said police are asking people to be careful when handling political signs and let them know if it occurs again.Arlington police investigate report of razor blades taped to political sign|Rachel Weiner|November 5, 2020|Washington Post
What’s really astonishing, Savage says, is that pumpkins can get that big in the first place.
He then dons a Spider-Man costume and savagely starts attacking criminals.Exclusive: Sony Hack Reveals Studio's Detailed Plans For Another ‘Spider-Man’ Reboot|William Boot|December 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The most recent victim is a 28-year-old transgender woman, savagely beaten in front of 1250 Bushwick Avenue on Oct. 12.Is Brooklyn Becoming Unsafe for Gays? It Depends On Which Ones|Jay Michaelson|October 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The wife of a federal judge in Alabama says he savagely beat her in a hotel room.
Yet that is when Henry VIII cracks down on dissent even more savagely.Historical Fiction: A Conversation Between Bruce Holsinger and Nancy Bilyeau|Nancy Bilyeau, Bruce Holsinger|March 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Two Ukrainian journalists were recently yanked out of taxis and beaten savagely, one shot in the chest and killed.Ukraine Is On the Verge Of War And Putin Is To Blame|Michael Weiss|February 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
So he says a soothing word to each of them and runs his pen savagely through almost everything on their papers.
Suddenly she stamps one little foot savagely under the table, and, clenching her jeweled hands, breathes heavily.The Real Latin Quarter|F. Berkeley Smith
He grasped Lola and drew her down on to the arm of the chair by sheer force, for she resisted savagely.Dope|Sax Rohmer
"It wad be hard to ken," replied Matthew Maitland, taking his pipe out of his mouth and spitting savagely upon the ground.The Underworld|James C. Welsh
Instantly, her face became distorted with rage and she kicked out at the kitten, savagely, and with set lips.The Medici Boots|Pearl Norton Swet