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Princeton's WordNet

  1. viciously, brutally, savagelyadverb

    in a vicious manner

    "he was viciously attacked"


  1. viciouslyadverb

    In a vicious manner; ferociously or maliciously.

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    in a way that is cruel and shows an intention to hurt or upset someone;extremely unkind or unpleasant;Cruel and unkind:cruel,unkind,evil;addicted to or characterized by vice; grossly immoral;profligate;addicted to or characterized by vice; grossly immoral;given or readily disposed to evil,reprehensible,blameworthy,wrong,spiteful,malicious,vicious gossip;unpleasantly severe,characterized or marred by faults or defects,faulty,unsound,extremely violent;Involving violence and bloodshed:violent,ferocious,bloodthirsty;dangerously aggressive : SAVAGE;marked by violence or ferocity : FIERCE;worsened by internal causes that reciprocally augment each other;having the nature or quality of vice or immorality : DEPRAVED;DEFECTIVE,FAULTY,INVALID,IMPURE, NOXIOUS,acute, almighty, blistering, deep, dreadful,excruciating,explosive,exquisite,fearful, fearsome,frightful,furious,ghastly,hard, heavy, heavy-duty,hellacious,intense,intensive,keen, profound,terrible,vehement,brutal,bad,dangerous,foul,cruel.

    Submitted by anonymous on June 26, 2020  

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of viciously in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of viciously in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of viciously in a Sentence

  1. Donald Trump:

    Well, Scott Pruitt is doing a great job within the walls of the EPA, i mean, we're setting records. Outside, Scott Pruitt's being attacked very viciously by the press. I'm not saying that Scott Pruitt's blameless, but we'll see what happens.

  2. Alameda County:

    The surveillance video footage is disgusting and reminds me of Rodney King. Those deputies viciously attacked a man who appeared to be surrendering. They beat him with their batons even though he was not resisting, this is clearly excessive force.

  3. George Gordon Byron:

    My time has been passed viciously and agreeably at thirty-one so few years months days hours or minutes remain that 'Carpe Diem' is not enough. I have been obliged to crop even the seconds-for who can trust to tomorrow

  4. Hunter S. Thompson, Generation of Swine:

    If there is, in fact, a Heaven and a Hell, all we know for sure is that Hell will be a viciously overcrowded version of Phoenix...

  5. Melania Trump:

    These are the things and events that happen when a sacred landslide election victory is so unceremoniously viciously stripped away from great patriots who have been badly unfairly treated for so long, go home with love in peace. Remember this day forever!

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    the quality of being impenetrable (by people or light or missiles etc.)
    • A. omphalos
    • B. schlockmeister
    • C. ventricle
    • D. imperviousness

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