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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ferociousness, brutality, viciousness, savagerynoun

    the trait of extreme cruelty


  1. viciousnessnoun

    The characteristic of being vicious.

  2. viciousnessnoun

    The desire to cause harm to others; extreme cruelty.


  1. viciousness

    Viciousness is the quality or state of being deliberately cruel, violent or harmful, often characterized by malice or evil intentions. It can involve both physical and emotional harm and can be directed towards people, animals, or oneself.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of viciousness in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of viciousness in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of viciousness in a Sentence

  1. Plato:

    Wealth is the parent of luxury and indolence, and poverty of meanness and viciousness, and both of discontent.

  2. Dominique Pouzol:

    The hats are to protect us from COVID-19, but I said to myself perhaps they can also shield us from ...human viciousness, from small-minded people.

  3. President Obama:

    It's just one more indication of the viciousness and barbarity of this organization, and I think it will redouble the vigilance and determination on the part of the global coalition to make sure that they are degraded and ultimately defeated.

  4. Cory Booker:

    The vile and the viciousness, it doesn’t reflect who we are as a country.

  5. Hakeem Jeffries:

    It’s ironic that members of the Jewish community felt compelled to take a position that is antidemocratic and …. pro-Nazi in its viciousness.

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    A squashy
    B blistering
    C tight
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