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Princeton's WordNet

  1. viciously, brutally, savagely(adverb)

    in a vicious manner

    "he was viciously attacked"


  1. viciously(Adverb)

    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.

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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. 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.

  2. Donald Trump:

    I don't think I'm going to be throwing punches. I'm not looking to attack, every attack I've made was a counterpunch. They attacked me first, and I hit them back -- maybe harder than they hit me, but the fact is that I've been attacked pretty viciously by some of these guys.

  3. Geoconda Argüello-Kline:

    The Culinary Workers Union's disappointing that Senator Sanders ' supporters have viciously attacked The Culinary Workers Union and working families in Nevada simply because The Culinary Workers Union has provided facts on what certain healthcare proposals might do to take away the system of care we have built over eight decades, s.

  4. Donald Trump:

    Four people in Nevada viciously robbed and killed by an illegal immigrant who should not have been in our Country, we need a powerful Wall!

  5. Photographer Valerio Bispuri:

    They told me up front: If you want to go there, you have to get permission from the Red Command, a viciously dangerous drug gang that has ruled parts of the city, most prisons have a social organization, like a pyramid style.

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    joint that forms a corner; usually both sides are bevelled at a 45-degree angle to form a 90-degree corner
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