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savage

1. noun, slang One who does something extreme or intense, often shocking or inspiring admiration in the speaker. That kid's a savage—did you see his back flip off the slide? Stay away from that guy, he's a total savage—he beat up my little brother!
2. adjective, slang Extreme or intense, often in a way that shocks or inspires admiration in the speaker. Did you see that kid's savage back flip off the slide? Stay away from that guy, he's totally savage—he beat up my little brother!

savage

mod. excellent. (Collegiate.) Man, Fred is a totally savage guy.
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Recorder Greg Bull QC said one of them had used the knife savagely while the other held the victim.
The protesters, angry that the military remain in charge of the country, have shown videos and photos of police savagely beating young men and women to the ground with sticks and truncheons.
Ginsberg paid, on Monday in New York, a tribute to the memory of members of the Moroccan security forces who were savagely killed by the polisario terrorist militia during Laayoune's events last November.
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Osama Hassan Mustafa Nasr told TV station Al-Jazeera that he "was savagely tortured by the CIA when kidnapped and during my deportation" to Egypt.
Claire Roget becomes the new head clinical psychiatrist at Greatbach Secure Psychiatric Unit outside Stoke-on-Trent, England, after the previous doctor, Heidi Faro, is savagely murdered by a patient.
A MAN who savagely beat his friend to death after an argument over a watch strap will serve at least 14 years in jail, a court ruled.
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A MIDLAND man was fighting for life last night after he was savagely set upon by a group of youths.
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Jodi was stripped, tied up and savagely stabbed to death in woods near her home in Dalkeith, Midlothian, on June 30, 2003.