noun, plural sav·age·ries.
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Example sentences from the Web for savagery
But the Islamic State has clearly come to the opposite conclusion, cornering the market on savagery.
Nor is it the way the gunman manages not to spill a drop of the drink in his other hand as he commits all this savagery.Bronx Gunman Shot His Friend, Didn’t Spill His Drink|Michael Daly|August 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In two days of savagery, the 2nd SS Panzer Division “Das Reich” slaughtered nearly everyone in the town.There Should Be No Statute of Limitations on Prosecuting War Crimes|Michael Moynihan|January 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Children are drawn into the savagery at a heartbreakingly young age.Acclaimed Israeli Film 'Bethlehem' Brings the Occupation Back Into Our Homes|Daniel Gavron|October 3, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The Zetas stood out for his savagery, the U.S. investigator had said, particularly Treviño Morales.
These rude people realized the difference between their savagery and their enemies' culture.
It is painful to observe how short is the distance between ultra-refinement and savagery.Strange Stories of the Great River|Abbie Johnston Grosvenor
We engrave (Fig. 15) three Greek gems from the islands as examples of savagery in early Greek art.Custom and Myth|Andrew Lang
The savagery at the root of Reivers character was coming to the top.The Snow-Burner|Henry Oyen
His features had been changed in a moment, as though the savagery of his remote ancestors, awakened within, had risen to his face.The Enemies of Women|Vicente Blasco Ibez