What does wildness mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. wildness, abandonnoun

    a feeling of extreme emotional intensity

    "the wildness of his anger"

  2. ferocity, fierceness, furiousness, fury, vehemence, violence, wildnessnoun

    the property of being wild or turbulent

    "the storm's violence"

  3. wildnessnoun

    an unruly disposition to do as one pleases

    "Liza had always had a tendency to wildness"; "the element of wildness in his behavior was a protest against repressive convention"

  4. wildnessnoun

    an intractably barbarous or uncultivated state of nature

Wiktionary

  1. wildnessnoun

    the quality of being wild or untamed

Webster Dictionary

  1. Wildnessnoun

    the quality or state of being wild; an uncultivated or untamed state; disposition to rove or go unrestrained; rudeness; savageness; irregularity; distraction

Freebase

  1. Wildness

    Wildness is literally the quality of being wild or untamed, but further to this, it has been defined as a quality produced in nature, as that which emerges from a forest, and as a level of achievement in nature. It differs from wilderness, which is a place where wildness occurs.

Anagrams for wildness »

  1. windless

  2. swindles

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of wildness in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of wildness in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of wildness in a Sentence

  1. Henry David Thoreau, Walking (1862):

    In wildness is the preservation of the world.

  2. Cindy Shogan:

    The most compelling arguments are the ones we forget about using -- and that is the beauty and the special nature and the wildness of the place, it's not everybody's cup of tea, but the fact of the matter is it is unique. It truly is the last great wilderness. A lot of people like the idea that there's a place like that that's still left, and they want it to be left for future generations.

  3. Charles Lindbergh:

    Real freedom lies in wildness, not in civilization.

  4. David Assael:

    Wildness. We're running out of it, even up in Alaska. People need to be reminded that the world is unsafe and unpredictable, and at a moment's notice, they could lose everything, like that. I do it to remind them that chaos is always out there, lurking beyond the horizon. That, plus, sometimes you have to do something bad, just to know you're alive.

  5. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    Do not admire the warriors; do not admire the fighters; condemn the fist! Get rid of this low culture of wildness! Admire the nonviolent; applaud the peaceful; despise the brute force!

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